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2017 Schedule
51-31, 1st in Central

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

How long will the Knicks maintain their unwillingness to buy Melo out when he can block any trade? One of the summer's hottest questions ...

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

But league sources say that the Knicks have thus far resisted the idea of a Melo buyout that would clear the way for him to join the Cavs

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

League sources: Carmelo Anthony's camp, while acknowledging Melo's preference to stay in NYC, has tried to engage the Knicks in buyout talks

George destined for Cleveland or L.A.? (1:09)
Love continues to be focus of 'trade bait' (0:50)
Salley wouldn't bet against Cavs superteam with Melo, Wade and PG-13 (2:27)
Will Cavs give up Love for George? (0:47)
How the 2003 draft changed the face of the NBA (7:01)
What would going to the Lakers do for LeBron's career? (2:36)
George to Cavs a worst-case scenario for Lakers (1:06)
Cavs 3-way trade talk direct result of Finals loss (1:26)
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Sources: Cavs talked 3-way trade for George

The Cleveland Cavaliers engaged in serious three-way trade discussions leading up to the NBA draft on a deal that would have brought them Paul George from the Indiana Pacers and landed Kevin Love with the Denver Nuggets, sources told ESPN.

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

League sources: Cavs, Pacers and Nuggets have discussed a three-way deal that would land Paul George in Cleveland and Kevin Love in Denver

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

Reporting with @chrisbhaynes: League sources say Cleveland continues to pursue a Paul George trade, with Denver as the potential third team

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Drexler to LeBron: Celts, not Rockets, first Big 3

Clyde Drexler appreciates LeBron James' thought that the 1995-96 Houston Rockets were the first superteam, but the Hall of Famer said Sunday that honor belongs to the Boston Celtics of the '60s.

Drexler has some disagreement with LeBron's Big Three comments (0:56)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

T.J. Williams of Northeastern will play summer league with Cleveland, per league sources. Williams, the CAA Player of the Year, led the conference in scoring and was second in assists. He also impressed in workouts, including one for the New York Knicks. Williams, a 6-3 point guard, averaged 21.4 points, 5.3 assists and 4.7 rebounds per game. For reference: the last CAA POY from Northeastern was JJ Barrera.

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Statement from Cavs assistant general manager Koby Altman after a quiet draft night when Cleveland made no picks and no trades: "We came into tonight's NBA Draft with an opportunistic mindset should a situation develop for us to acquire any pick we felt would help improve our roster. While we had discussions specifically focused on acquiring picks tonight, we did not feel any of the draft-related options available to us created an opportunity to improve our team or tie into larger deals at this point. As we do year-round, our group will continue to creatively and aggressively evaluate and consider potential trades and free agent signings that would help us reach our singular goal of winning another NBA championship."

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

Interesting ideas just now on potential Cavs buyout candidates from @WindhorstESPN with us on the @NBAonESPNRadio broadcast: D-Wade and Melo

Is Smith most hacked player in NBA? (0:41)
Max says Billups has an interesting opportunity (1:44)
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Stein on futures of Cavs, Lakers and Knicks

ESPN NBA Insider Marc Stein talks about the trade market for Paul George, the Cavaliers' future, whether the Knicks will deal Kristaps Porzingis and Carmelo Anthony and more.

Team Stats

Points Per Game110.34th
Rebounds Per Game43.812th
Assists Per Game22.713th
Points Allowed107.220th

Team History