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Plain Dealer Jul 24, 2015

Cleveland Cavaliers signing Richard Jefferson is a boost for bench -- Terry Pluto (photos)

Cleveland Cavaliers add Richard Jefferson, another 3-point shooter -- and they love 3-point shooters.
Fear The Sword Jul 23, 2015

Talking Richard Jefferson with Tim Cato of Mavs Moneyball

Tim Cato of Mavs Moneyball breaks down Richard Jefferson, the newest Cleveland Cavalier. Richard Jefferson is going to be the newest member of the Cleveland Cavaliers and will likely serve as the primary backup to LeBron James. Jefferson, 34, is a 15-year NBA veteran who perhaps best known for being a key member of some New Jersey Nets teams in the early 2000s. Even after a decade and half in the league, Jefferson can play. Seriously: https://t.co/v1KIMwxoXs — Danny Chau (@dannychau) July 21, 2015 Last year, Jefferson was a member of the Dallas Mavericks. In Dallas, Jefferson played...
Plain Dealer Jul 22, 2015

Cleveland Cavaliers agree to one-year deal with Richard Jefferson

The Cleveland Cavaliers continue to bolster their bench with the addition of free-agent small forward Richard Jefferson, a league source told Northeast Ohio Media Group.
Chronicle-Telegram Jul 22, 2015

From Mav to Cav: Team inks Jefferson for vet minimum

The Cavaliers once again turned to a Dallas Mavericks player in pursuit of a suitable backup to small forward LeBron James. The team agreed to contract terms Tuesday with  14-year veteran Richard Jefferson, who will make the veteran minimum of  $1.5 million. A year ago, the Cavs signed Shawn Marion, who was a disappointment and Read More... The post From Mav to Cav: Team inks Jefferson for vet minimum 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 County News.
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 21, 2015

Cavaliers sign free-agent forward Richard Jefferson

The Cavaliers went back to Dallas to find another small forward. They hope this one has a little more left than the last one.Richard Jefferson is expected to sign a one-year deal with the Cavs for the veteran’s minimum, a league source confirmed. Jefferson, 35, shot 43 percent from 3-point range primarily as a reserve last season with the Dallas Mavericks.Jefferson quickly agreed to a deal to return to the Mavericks for the veteran’s minimum at the start of free agency and even helped the Mavericks in their recruitment of free-agent center DeAndre Jordan. But when the Mavericks’ deal...
News-Herald Jul 21, 2015
Source: Cleveland Cavaliers, Richard Jefferson agree to 1-year deal

Source: Cleveland Cavaliers, Richard Jefferson agree to 1-year deal

CLEVELAND (AP) - A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cavaliers and free agent forward Richard Jefferson have agreed to terms on a one-year contract for next season.Jefferson, who came off the bench in Dallas last season, will receive the veteran's minimum salary, said the person who spoke Tuesday to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the contract has not been signed.
Mavs Moneyball Jul 21, 2015

Richard Jefferson leaving Mavericks for Cavaliers, per report

Hey look, another free agent changed their mind about the Mavericks. The Richard Jefferson experience has come to a surprising end after the veteran swingman decided to take his talents to the shores of Lake Erie. Jefferson will no longer have passes clank off his valiant hands in a Maverick uniform. Before the DeAndre detonation, it was believed that Jefferson would return to the Mavericks on another one-year deal, but Marc Stein indicates that that is no longer the case. Another curveball in Mavs' offseason: Hearing that vet swingman Richard Jefferson, thought to be staying in...
Free agent forward Richard Jefferson agrees to deal with Cavs

Free agent forward Richard Jefferson agrees to deal with Cavs

Richard Jefferson is expected to sign a one-year deal with the Cavaliers for the veteran’s minimum, a league source confirmed. Jefferson, 35, shot 43 percent from 3-point range primarily as a reserve last season with the Dallas Mavericks. Jefferson was widely expected to return to the Mavericks, but when their deal with free agent center DeAndre Jordan fell through, the Mavs allowed their other free agents to shop elsewhere again if they could find a better situation to win. Jefferson chose the Cavs and will fill the spot vacated by the retirement of Shawn Marion, who coincidentally...
Fear The Sword Jul 21, 2015

Report: Cavs to sign Dallas free agent Richard Jefferson

The veteran forward is signing with the Cavs, according to ESPN. The Cavs are close to adding another player to their bench next season, with ESPN's Marc Stein reporting that the team is bringing in veteran swingman Richard Jefferson. Another curveball in Mavs' offseason: Hearing that vet swingman Richard Jefferson, thought to be staying in Dallas, now signing with Cavs — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 21, 2015 Jefferson, 35, averaged almost 6 points per game in 16 minutes a night with the Mavericks last season. He's not much more than passable on both ends of the ball, but he...
Mavs Moneyball Jul 3, 2015

Richard Jefferson signs 1-year deal, Barea working out details with Mavericks

After signing DeAndre Jordan, Mavs look to bolster their depth with a couple of reliable vets from last year's squad. Per Yahoo's Marc J. Spears, Richard Jefferson will receive a one-year, veteran's minimum deal to return to Dallas next season. As is becoming a trend during recent Mavs off seasons, Jefferson was seen in a club with Mark Cuban and Chandler Parsons today, after rumors surfaced that DeAndre Jordan had elected to sign a max deal with Dallas. Richard Jefferson was easily Dallas's best perimeter shooter last year, shooting over 42% from 3 off the bench. After agreeing to invest a...

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