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  1. The Cavs and Anthony DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Cavs

    ... the fourth quarter? Tristan Thompson is toast if AD drags him out of the paint and makes one pump fake, and Anderson Varejao will get really tired if he is forced to cover the blocking machine the entire game on pick and rolls and regular ...

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  2. What I'll remember from the Cleveland Cavaliers' opener: Chris FedorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Cleveland.com

    ... I could hear everything he was saying but I was still pushed back about three lockers over. That's when Anderson Varejao came out of the other room. With a white towel around his waist and soggy sandals on his feet, Varejao saw the crowd of ...

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  3. LeBron very un-LeBron in opening loss to KnicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Contra Costa Times

    ... and focusing." NEW DEALS: The Cavs are believed to be close to finalizing contract extensions for centers Anderson Varejao and Tristan Thompson. Both players are the final years of their deals. There's a midnight Friday deadline for the Cavs to get ...

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  4. Cavaliers, LeBron eye NBA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... guard. He's our floor general." CENTER OF ATTENTION: While the Cavs lack a true, rim-protecting center, Anderson Varejao and Tristan Thompson are both high-energy rebounders who will undoubtedly benefit from teams focusing on James, Love and Irving. ...

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  5. LeBron eyeing his third title, first for CavaliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... guard. He's our floor general." CENTER OF ATTENTION: While the Cavs lack a true, rim-protecting center, Anderson Varejao and Tristan Thompson are both high-energy rebounders who will undoubtedly benefit from teams focusing on James, Love and Irving. ...

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  6. Brazil hopes NBA will help boost local basketballRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Speaking to a sellout crowd in a Rio de Janeiro arena, Cleveland Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao said it loud and clear that it was a special day for Brazilian basketball. With the microphone still in his hand, just moments before the tip-off in the high-profile preseason game between the Cavs and the Miami Heat in Brazil, Varejao went on to talk about his lifelong dream of playing with the NBA in his home country.

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  7. Brazil hopes NBA will help boost local basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Daily Record

    Speaking to a sellout crowd in a Rio de Janeiro arena, Cleveland Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao said it loud and clear that it was a special day for Brazilian basketball. With the microphone still in his hand, just moments before the tip-off in the high-profile preseason game between the Cavs and the Miami Heat in Brazil, Varejao went on to talk about his lifelong dream of playing with the NBA in his home country.

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  8. LeBron gets best of former Heat teammates in preseason victoryRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... The James-Heat reunion overshadowed what was originally scheduled to be a homecoming for Cavs center Anderson Varejao. It was the first time he played an NBA game in his native country. That took a backseat on the national stage once James announced ...

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  9. Even with Heat and LeBron, basketball still a tough sell in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... because I remember the 1980s when nobody knew about the NBA." The tandem of James and Brazilian native Anderson Varejao should leave a lasting impact on the city. Still, it's an uphill battle. This week, a Nike store in downtown had no James apparel ...

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  10. Cavs: Anderson Varejao set for BrazilRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Medina Gazette

    Center Anderson Varejao hopped on a plane Tuesday evening, elated to be headed to his native Brazil to play basketball with the Cavaliers. "I'm excited," the 6-foot-11, 267-pounder said following practice at Cleveland Clinic Courts.

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  11. Cleveland Cavaliers' Anderson Varejao to do something he thought ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    Anderson Varejao couldn't help but smile following Tuesday evening's practice. In a couple hours he would be hopping on a plane with his Cavaliers teammates, heading back to Brazil, his home.

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  12. NBA's Global Games slate nears its tipoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | NBA.com

    ... first matchup against his former team, the Miami Heat. It will also be the first time Cavaliers forward Anderson Varejao plays an NBA game in his native Brazil. There will be a record seven Brazilian players on NBA rosters at the start of the ...

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  13. A Look at Tiago Splitter's Performance in the 2014 FIBA World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Air Alamo

    ... Tiago Splitter had to split time with Washington Wizards big man, Nene, and Cleveland Cavaliers big man, Anderson Varejao, during the 2014 FIBA World Cup. His points per 36 minutes were similar to his per 36 points numbers in the 2013-2014 NBA ...

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  14. 2014 FIBA World Cup Quarterfinals: Serbia Vs. Brazil Recap [PHOTOS and VIDEOS]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... it up with another convincing victory in the quarterfinals over Brazil, led by NBA players Tiago Splitter, Anderson Varejao and Nene. Milos Teodesic set the tone for Serbia early and finished with a game-high 23 points and added 3 rebounds and 4 ...

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  15. Diaw, France pull off surprise win vs. SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | My San Antonio

    ... 29-12 in the third quarter, handled Brazil's trio of NBA centers in the Spurs' Tiago Splitter, Cleveland's Anderson Varejao and Washington's NenA . Splitter scored three points on 1-of-7 shooting and picked up a technical foul, while Varejao ...

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  16. Serbia vs. Brazil: FIBA World Cup 2014 Quarterfinal Score and Twitter ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... by five at halftime, but the slow start to the third quarter increased Serbia's lead to 41-32. After an Anderson Varejao layup got the Brazilians on the board in the second half, Serbia went on another 9-0 run to go up by 16. The alarming part of ...

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  17. 2014 FIBA World Cup Quarterfinals: Serbia vs. Brazil Live Streaming Info and PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... Sept. 3. Aug 16, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; United States guard Derrick Rose (6) goes up over Brazil center Anderson Varejao (11) during the second half at the United Center. The United States defeated Brazil 95-78. The United States of America and ...

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  18. Feigen: The centers are in Spain but should be on NBA All-Star ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Spain and the inside force of Marc and Pau Gasol, though Brazil and its inside combination of Nene and Anderson Varejao has been impressive. The return of the centers as the backbone of World Cup teams is not an aberration; it is a reminder. The ...

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  19. Varejao's World Cup play a preview for CavsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | NBA.com

    It's easy to forget how much of an impact Anderson Varejao can make on a game. The little things he does don't mean much when his team is losing more than twice as many games as it's winning, like the Cleveland Cavaliers have done over the last four years.

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  20. Image link to Big hair, little thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | NBA.com

    It's easy to forget how much of an impact Anderson Varejao can make on a game. The little things he does don't mean much when his team is losing more than twice as many games as it's winning, like the Cleveland Cavaliers have done over the last four years.

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