This season, Clarkson is averaging 14.5 points, 3.0 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 0.7 steals over 23.7 minutes in 53 games, which includes two starts. Thomas and Frye are unrestricted free agents after this season, giving the Lakers room to add two max salary players in free agency this summer - Cleveland's LeBron James could be on the receiving end of one of those max contracts, too.
The two primary targets for the Lakers this summer will be LeBron James and Paul George, both of whom are expected to hit the open market with expiring deals in Cleveland and Oklahoma City, respectively. But due to a hip injury, he had only been active for the last 15 games (in which the team went 7-8).
'ESPN Plus' streaming service launching this spring for $4.99 per month
Iger's decision to pull the company's programs from Netflix by the end of this year also means it'll forfeit licensing revenue. Disney and 21st Century Fox made waves past year with their landmark deal, and now Disney's CEO has given fans an update.
Because of sending their own pick to the Lakers, the Cavaliers are now unable to deal the Brooklyn Nets' unprotected selection in 2018, which is close to being the No. 1 overall choice. The number one suitor for James has reportedly been the Lakers.
Reports are that the Lakers will not buyout either Thomas or Frye. Hopefully Clarkson and Nance Jr. make immediate and lasting impacts for this Cavaliers team and can provide LeBron the support he needs in order to win his fourth finals title in his career. He said he liked being in Cleveland and believes in the team. This is now the third time that he has been traded from a team because of chemistry issues.
Hill is the most accurate three-point shooter in the league * a href="https://stats.nba.com/players/traditional/?sort=FG3_PCT&dir=-1&Season=2017-18&SeasonType=Regular%20Season&PerMode=Totals&CF=FG3A*GE*116" target="_blank" rel="noopener" *(45.3 percent) among those with as many attempts.
"Nance also figures to be a good fit as a backup center, supplying the lob threat Cleveland really hasn't had this year with Tristan Thompson no longer looking as spry". I like it here, it hasn't gone as planned, but I definitely want to be here.
The Cavs made a deal that would help James this season, but it might be the very thing that sends him running to Los Angeles. Rose was shooting 25.0 percent from three-point range and just 17.6 percent on catch-and-shoot threes for the Cavs.