Sport Cavaliers ‘watching’ Rajon Rondo trade situation

22:05  05 january  2017
22:05  05 january  2017 Source:   Sportsnaut

Hawks are reportedly finalizing a deal to trade Kyle Korver to the Cavaliers

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If the Chicago Bulls want to trade embattled point guard Rajon Rondo , the Cleveland Cavaliers might come calling. On the hunt for a backup to Kyrie Irving, the Cavaliers have a close eye on the situation in Chicago

dfavale January 6, 2017 Dan Favale 1 Comment on Cavaliers Are ‘ Watching ’ Rajon Rondo ’s Situation with Rajon Rondo ? On the Cleveland Cavaliers ? Playing with LeBron James? No. The Cavaliers have a host of trade exceptions; none of them, though, allow them to absorb Rondo outright.

The Cavaliers reportedly are keeping a close eye on the situation between Rajon Rondo and the Bulls. © Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports The Cavaliers reportedly are keeping a close eye on the situation between Rajon Rondo and the Bulls. If the Chicago Bulls want to trade embattled point guard Rajon Rondo, the Cleveland Cavaliers might come calling.

On the hunt for a backup to Kyrie Irving, the Cavaliers have a close eye on the situation in Chicago, where Rondo has recently spent time on the bench after disagreements with coach Fred Hoiberg.

Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com dropped the report:

If the Bulls aren’t going to play him, he’d like to be traded or bought out of his contract so he can choose his next team.

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Cavs eyeing Rondo situation ? Seated on the Bulls’ bench for the third consecutive game was Rajon Rondo , a former All-Star who signed a two-year, million deal in the offseason to come to Chicago. Trade , Larry Nance Jr, Cleveland Cavaliers , Los Angeles Lakers.

The Cavaliers don’t take on his already huge contract, and the Bulls get out of their Rondo situation . (Scenario Two) The Trade . Cavaliers get PG, Rajon Rondo PF, Bobby Portis.

The Cavs are watching this development.

We chronicled the drama between Rondo and the Bulls yesterday, with the point guard admitting he was open to a trade:

Rondo acknowledged that if the Bulls continue to keep him on the bench, he will speak to management about trying to find a new team.

“Absolutely,” he said.

Things haven’t hit crisis mode between Rondo and the Bulls just yet, but it continues to look like the team won’t give him notable usage.

The Cavaliers could absolutely use Rondo off the bench behind Irving. He’s still averaging 7.2 points, 7.1 assists and 6.5 rebounds per game on 30.2 minutes, a clear upgrade over DeAndre Liggins and Kay Felder.

Whether Rondo wants to act as a backup while getting a shot at a title is a different conversation. But it’s the sort of move Cleveland might have to make to repeat.

Cavaliers acquire Kyle Korver, complete trade with Hawks

  Cavaliers acquire Kyle Korver, complete trade with Hawks Kyle Korver has joined the Cleveland Cavaliers, who acquired one of the NBA's best 3-point shooters in a trade from Atlanta. The Cavs sent forward Mike Dunleavy, guard Mo Williams, cash and a protected future first-round draft pick to the Hawks for Korver, who gives the NBA champions another offensive weapon. The trade was agreed upon Thursday and completed Saturday.The 35-year-old Korver will help Cleveland offset the loss of J.R. Smith, who will be out until April after having thumb surgery. The 6-foot-7 Korver is a career 43 percent from 3-point range and also has plenty of postseason experience.

Rajon Rondo doesn’t have a good year in Chicago and he was benched recently, so that was a sign for the Cavaliers to watch his situation with the Bulls. If Chicago Bulls decide to trade Jimmy Butler, they will trade Rajon Rondo , as well. With only 7.2 points and 7.1 assists, this is the worst season in

Storyline: Rajon Rondo Trade ? 22 rumors in this storyline. 11 months ago – via Twitter KCJHoop. Cavs eyeing Rondo situation ? Seated on the Bulls’ bench for the third consecutive game was Rajon Rondo , a former All-Star who signed a Cleveland Cavaliers . Dallas Mavericks. Denver Nuggets.

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