- Report: Cavs send Kevin Porter Jr. to Rockets for 2nd-round draft pick
- Report: Jarrett Allen was talking trash to Nets about Collin Sexton before his shots even went in
- Cavs head coach issues striking comparison between Collin Sexton and Michael Jordan
- Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant give major props to Collin Sexton after he drops 42 points on Nets
- Video: Collin Sexton drills cold-blooded 3 in Kyrie Irving’s face to send game into double overtime
- Cavs unveil tribute video as Nets superstar Kyrie Irving returns to Cleveland
- Report: Kyrie Irving to officially start and play in Nets matchup vs. Cavs
- Report: Dylan Windler to return to Cavs lineup Friday vs. Nets
- Report: It’s ‘doubtful’ Cavs will be able to trade Kevin Porter Jr.
- Report: Cavs expected to offer Jarrett Allen massive multiyear contract
Cavs News: Cavaliers Trade Sasha Kaun and Cash to Philadelphia 76ers
- Updated: July 15, 2016
— Sam Amico (@AmicoHoops) July 15, 2016
The move was likely to clear a roster spot for the recent signing of Chris “Birdman” Andersen to a one-year deal.
Assuming J.R. deal gets done, Cavs needed to clear a roster spot for Birdman, which trade of Kaun does. Moving one center out for another
— Jason Lloyd (@JasonLloydABJ) July 15, 2016
Andersen was a former teammate of LeBron James’ on the Miami Heat and brings with him a toughness and blue-collar mentality that the Cavs so desperately needed last season.