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Rufus on Fire Jul 13, 2014

Hornets trade Scotty Hopson for cash. Sweet, sweet cash

The Hornets have successfully liquidated Brendan Haywood's contract and second-round pick Dwight Powell for cash considerations, completing a trade tonight with New Orleans exchanging former Cavalier Scotty Hopson for money. Hopson had been acquired yesterday in an earlier deal that sent Haywood and his $2.2 million contract to Cleveland along with Powell. Charlotte's intent was to get a salary dump for Haywood's deal, and they managed to complete it via two dealings that gave them cash considerations from both teams. Charlotte's offensive needs have dwindled though they haven't used much...
Rotoworld Jul 13, 2014

Brendan Haywood headed to Cleveland - Brendan Haywood (C) Cleveland Cavaliers

The Hornets officially completed their draft day deal with the Cavs on Saturday, sending Brendan Haywood and the draft rights to Stanford forward Dwight Powell to Cleveland in exchange for Scotty Hopson.
Chronicle-Telegram Jul 13, 2014

Cavs trade for center Haywood, power forward Powell

CLEVELAND — Another day, another trade for Cavaliers general manager David Griffin. Cleveland acquired center Brendan Haywood and rookie power forward Dwight Powell from Charlotte in exchange for shooting guard Scotty Hopson and cash Saturday. The Hornets initially agreed to acquire small forward Alonzo Gee on June 26, but the trade was modified to replace Read More...The post Cavs trade for center Haywood, power forward Powell appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your #1 source for Lorain...
Sun Herald Jul 12, 2014

Cavaliers acquire C Haywood, F Powell from Hornets

The Cavaliers have acquired center Brendan Haywood and forward Dwight Powell from Charlotte for guard Scotty Hopson and cash considerations.
At The Hive Jul 11, 2014

Alonzo Gee actually not coming to Charlotte in Brendan Haywood trade

Though draft night reporting indicated the Hornets would receive Gee's unguaranteed contract, new reports say he will not be coming to Charlotte. On draft night, it was reported that the Hornets dealt Brendan Haywood and their draft pick Dwight Powell, a 6'11" power forward from Stanford, to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Alonzo Gee. The move was an interesting one for both sides. Charlotte got a cash dump, ridding guaranteed salary numbering over $2 million in Haywood's contract for Gee's fully unguaranteed $3 million deal expiring after this season. The Cavs didn't get a serviceable center...

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