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  1. The Point Four-ward: Got Them Benchwarmin' BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cavs

    When the Cavs decided to trade Dion Waiters for key pickups Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith last January, they found themselves down one reliable ball handler. Then, when they decided to sign aging big man Kendrick Perkins rather than a third point guard they doubled down on the fact that they'd be okay with just two point guards on the roster - Dellavedova backing up starter Kyrie Irving - because their primary ball handler was and would continue to be LeBron James.

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  2. Who is still out there: Top 10 free agents still on the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... Thompson saw what Draymond Green got, but he's going to have to take less than those guys to get a deal done. 2) J.R. Smith - He likely regrets opting out of the $6.4 million in the final year of his deal because he is going to take a pay cut (and ...

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  3. Cavs Off-Season: Any Moves Left to Make?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | King James Gospel

    ... of coming to Cleveland. Tristan Thompson is almost assuredly returning with a huge contract at some point. J.R. Smith could return as well giving the Cavs quite a nice depth chart. For the sake of this article we will assume Tristan's return but JR ...

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  4. NBA Rumors: J.R. Smith Expected To Re-Sign With The Cavs In Next 7-10 DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Sir Charles in Charge

    Jan 25, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith celebrates in the fourth quarter against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports NBA Rumors: J.R. Smith, after continued disinterest from the rest of the NBA, is still expected to re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers He decided to opt out in search of a pay raise or some financial security in the way of a multi-year deal.

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  5. Around the NBA: Cavaliers re-sign Dellavedova for one yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Dellavedova, who was a restricted free agent, accepted the Cavs' qualifying offer and can become an unrestricted free agent next summer, when the league's salary cap will expand. He made $816,000 last season, when he averaged 4.8 points and 3.0 assists in 67 games and shot a career-high 40.7 percent from three-point range.

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  6. Dellavedova returns to Cavs; Haywood and Miller sent to BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Reflector

    Unable to secure a long-term deal to his liking in free agency, Matthew Dellavedova instead accepted the Cavaliers' qualifying offer and will return next season on a one-year deal worth about $1.1 million. The Cavs on Monday officially announced Dellavedova's return and the trade sending Brendan Haywood and Mike Miller to the Portland Trail Blazers, along with draft picks, in an effort to create roster flexibility and two trade exceptions worth roughly $10.6 million and $2.95 million.

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  7. How Does He Fit? Matthew Dellavedova Re-Signs With The CavaliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | King James Gospel

    ... has the size to play both guard positions, helping the Cavaliers' depth in case of injury, mismatches, or J.R. Smith being J.R. Smith (I'm serious). He is a good three point shooter with a career average of 38.8% from beyond the arc, allowing him to ...

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  8. How Does He Fit? James Jones Resigns With The CavaliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | King James Gospel

    May 26, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward James Jones and Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith celebrates after beating the Atlanta Hawks in game four of the Eastern Conference Finals of the NBA Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports When LeBron James returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers last summer, one of the things the team decided that they needed to do was change the dynamic of the locker room.

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  9. Jae Crowder: Injured knee '100 percent,' heart was always with Boston CelticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MassLive.com

    ... I feel 100 percent." During Game 4 of Boston's first-round loss to Cleveland, Crowder took a spinning elbow from J.R. Smith that resulted in a two-game suspension for the Cavaliers wing. Upon contact Crowder fell to the ground, spraining his left ...

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  10. Lakers Rumors: Lakers are not signing J.R. Smith so don't fall for silly rumorsRead the original story

    Monday | Silver Screen and Roll

    The Los Angeles Lakers won't be adding J.R. Smith to the team any time soon, so hold off on panicking on a Smith, Lou Williams, Nick Young, Kobe Bryant lineup with small-ball center Ryan Kelly. Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News investigated and reports the Lakers aren't signing the Cleveland Cavaliers' free agent guard: So where are these rumors coming from? Ah yes, fake pages featuring a player photoshopped into a Lakers jersey.

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  11. Cavaliers sign Matthew Dellavedova to one year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    ... veteran backup to Irving. Dellavedova could see some minutes as a backup shooting guard behind Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith if Smith decides to return to the Cavaliers. Smith is currently an unrestricted free agent and has yet to sign a new deal. ...

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  12. Cavs reach deal with important playoff pieceRead the original story

    Monday | USA Today

    ... for the Cavs during the playoffs as they dealt with injuries to guards Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith's two-game suspension. Dellavedova scored a team-high 19 points in Cleveland's series deciding Game 6 in the Eastern Conference ...

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  13. Cleveland Cavaliers Scribbles about trade exceptions, J.R. Smith and Delly -- Terry PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cleveland.com

    ... open to deals in the middle of the season. For example, the Knicks were disillusioned, they were ready to dump J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert for salary cap relief. The Cavs used Dion Waiters in a three-way deal with Oklahoma City to acquire Smith and ...

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  14. Report: Cavaliers sign Matthew DellavedovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MSNBC

    ... earn more minutes when Williams slides to shooting guard. That'll happen much more if the Cavaliers don't re-sign J.R. Smith . My guess: Cleveland continues to keep its core group together, with Smith and Tristan Thompson eventually following this ...

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  15. Source: Dellavedova agrees to return to CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ESPN

    ... tween the Cavs and two other key members of last season's Eastern Conference champion squad, Tristan Thompson and J.R. Smith , remain ongoing.

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  16. Finishing Touches for Cleveland Cavaliers' Roster After Mike Miller TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BleacherReport

    ... (and jersey sales) play, Cleveland would be wise to bring Speaking of surveying the offseason landscape, J.R. Smith erred in a big way by opting out of the final year of his contract with the of the Northeast Ohio Media Group transcribed Smith's ...

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  17. Cavs: Mike Miller, Brendan Haywood sent to PortlandRead the original story

    Monday | The Medina Gazette

    ... gotiate the possible returns of restricted free agent point guard Matthew Dellavedova and unrestricted free agent J.R. Smith. Both players have received little interest around the NBA in 26 days on the market.

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  18. Cleveland continues building for now, not the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... left over to use at the February trade deadline. Or they can use the trade exception earlier if negotiations with J.R. Smith crumble. The Cavs don't seem inclined to enter into a long-term deal with Smith, but if a one-year agreement can be reached ...

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  19. Cavaliers trade Miller, Haywood, draft picks to Blazers to ease tax bill and create trade exceptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Erie Times News

    ... also slashing their tax bill. The final figures won"TMt be known until decisions are made on Tristan Thompson, J.R. Smith and Matthew Dellavedova, but ESPN reported the Cavs at least temporarily slashed their luxury tax bill from $32 million to less ...

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  20. Cavaliers trade Mark Miller, Brendan Haywood and multiple draft picks ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... gotiate the possible returns of restricted free agent point guard Matthew Dellavedova and unrestricted free agent J.R. Smith. Neither player has received much interest around the NBA in 26 days on the market.

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