Cleveland Cavaliers Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 Cleveland Cavaliers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
  Chris Andersen FC 6-10 245 13 Blinn 1999 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2017
  Mike Dunleavy GF 6-9 230 14 Duke 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States UFA-2018
9 Channing Frye FC 6-11 255 11 Arizona 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States UFA-2018
2 Kyrie Irving G 6-3 193 5 Duke 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Australia PO-2019; UFA-2020
30 Dahntay Jones GF 6-6 215 12 Duke 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States UFA-2017
0 Kevin Love FC 6-10 243 8 UCLA 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States PO-2019; UFA-2020
12 Jordan McRae G 6-6 185 1 Tennessee 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 28 United States RFA-2017
4 Iman Shumpert G 6-5 220 5 Georgia Tech 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
13 Tristan Thompson F 6-10 238 5 Texas 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Canada UFA-2020
52 Mo Williams G 6-1 195 13 Alabama 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States UFA-2017

2016-2017 Cleveland Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Irving D. Jones M. Dunleavy K. Love T. Thompson
Rotation M. Williams I. Shumpert   C. Frye C. Andersen
Lim PT   J. McRae      

Cleveland Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Kay Felder PG 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 24 United States
Cedi Osman GF 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 1 Macedonia / Turkey
Dom Pointer SF 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States
Ilkan Karaman F 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 27 Turkey
Milan Macvan PF 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 24 Croatia / Serbia
Chu Maduabum PF 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 26 Nigeria
Vladimir Veremeenko PF 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 18 Belarus
Ejike Ugboaja F 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 25 Nigeria
Edin Bavcic C 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 26 Bosnia and Herzegovina

Cleveland Free Agent Rights Retained

Name Pos FA Status Nationality
LeBron James F (U) Early Bird United States
Richard Jefferson SF (U) Non-Bird United States
James Jones SF (U) Early Bird United States
J.R. Smith SG (U) Bird United States
Shawn Marion F (U) Non-Bird United States

Cleveland Cavaliers Future Free Agent Details

2017 2018 2019 2020
Mo Williams (UFA)
Dahntay Jones (UFA)
Chris Andersen (UFA)
Jordan McRae (UFA)
Channing Frye (UFA)
Mike Dunleavy (UFA)
Iman Shumpert (PO)
Kevin Love (PO)
Kyrie Irving (PO)
Tristan Thompson (UFA)

Cleveland Cavaliers Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2017OwnTo BOS
20181-10 Own; 11-30 to PORMore favorable of CLE and BRK to PHL then other to CHA (via PHL swap of CLE for BRK)
20191-10 Own; 11-30 to POR if not already settledMost favorable of CLE, HOU, ORL and POR to ORL; two least favorable of CLE, HOU and ORL to NYK; less favorable of (i) POR and (ii) most favorable of CLE, HOU and ORL to DET (via ORL swap for CLE or HOU (via CLE and HOU to NYK); via POR to ORL to DET); less favorable of LAL (via IND) and MIN if CLE has conveyed 1st round pick to POR by 2019
2020OwnTo LAC (via POR to CLE to ORL); POR 56-60 (via ORL)
2021OwnTo POR if CLE has not conveyed 1st round pick to POR by 2019
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn

Cleveland Cavaliers Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2019 second round draft pick from L.A. Lakers or Minnesota (less favorable)
Portland will receive the more favorable of the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to Cleveland) and Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and Cleveland will receive the less favorable of these two picks [Cleveland-Minnesota, 6/25/2015; Indiana-L.A. Lakers, 7/9/2015; Cleveland-Indiana, 7/23/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015]; Cleveland may convey the pick to Portland (see Cleveland Outgoing)

2020 second round draft pick from Portland
Portland's 2020 2nd round pick to Cleveland (via Orlando) protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Portland's obligation to Cleveland will be extinguished) [Orlando-Portland, 7/14/2015; Cleveland-Orlando, 1/12/2016]

2017 second round draft pick to Boston
Cleveland's 2017 2nd round pick to Boston [Boston-Cleveland, 9/25/2014]

2018 first round draft pick to Portland
Cleveland's 1st round pick to Portland protected for selections 1-10 in 2018 and 1-10 in 2019; if Cleveland has not conveyed a 1st round pick to Portland by 2019, then Portland will instead receive (i) the less favorable of the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to Cleveland) and Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and (ii) Cleveland's 2021 2nd round pick [Cleveland-Minnesota, 6/25/2015; Indiana-L.A. Lakers, 7/9/2015; Cleveland-Indiana, 7/23/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 2/18/2016]

2018 second round draft pick to Philadelphia or Charlotte
Philadelphia will receive the more favorable of Cleveland's 2018 2nd round pick and Brooklyn's 2018 2nd round pick and Charlotte will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Philadelphia's right to swap Cleveland for Brooklyn) [Cleveland-Philadelphia, 9/26/2014; Brooklyn-Philadelphia, 12/11/2014; Brooklyn-Charlotte, 6/25/2015]

2019 second round draft pick to New York, Orlando or Detroit
Orlando will receive the most favorable of Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick, Houston's 2019 2nd round pick, Orlando's 2019 2nd round pick and Portland's 2019 2nd round pick; New York will receive the two least favorable of the Cleveland pick, the Houston pick and the Orlando pick; Detroit will receive the less favorable of (i) the Portland pick and (ii) the most favorable of the Cleveland pick, the Houston pick and the Orlando pick (via Orlando's right to swap for Cleveland or Houston (via Cleveland and Houston to New York); via Portland to Orlando to Detroit) [Cleveland-New York-Oklahoma City, 1/5/2015; Houston-New York, 2/19/2015; New York-Orlando, 7/9/2015; Orlando-Portland, 6/23/2016; Detroit-Orlando, 6/29/2016]

2020 second round draft pick to L.A. Clippers
Cleveland's 2020 2nd round pick to L.A. Clippers (via Portland to Cleveland to Orlando) [Cleveland-Portland, 7/27/2015; Cleveland-Portland, 2/18/2016; Cleveland-Orlando, 2/18/2016; L.A. Clippers-Orlando, 7/15/2016]

2016-2017 Cleveland Cavaliers Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Kyrie Irving was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Kyrie Irving signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on December 9, 2011. Kyrie Irving signed a multi-year extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 10, 2014.

Tristan Thompson was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Tristan Thompson signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on December 15, 2011. Tristan Thompson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on October 22, 2015.

Acquired via Trade

Mike Dunleavy was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Chicago Bulls on July 7, 2016.

Channing Frye was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Orlando Magic on February 18, 2016.

Kevin Love was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Minnesota Timberwolves on August 23, 2014. Kevin Love re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 9, 2015.

Iman Shumpert was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the New York Knicks on January 5, 2015. Iman Shumpert re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 9, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

Chris Andersen signed a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 21, 2016.

Dahntay Jones signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on April 13, 2016.

Jordan McRae signed a contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 28, 2016. Jordan McRae re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on March 9, 2016.

Mo Williams signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 10, 2015.

2016-2017 Cleveland Cavaliers Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dan Gilbert Owner, Majority Owner, Chairman 2004-2005 N/A
Kerry Bubolz President of Business Operations 2004-2005 N/A
Len Komoroski Chief Executive Officer 2003-2004 N/A
Mozelle Jackson Executive VP, Chief Financial Officer 2010-2011 N/A
Marvin Cross Director of Team Security 1981-1982 N/A
Tyronn Lue Head Coach 2015-2016 Associate Head Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2014 to 2016)
Jim Boylan Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Head Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 2012 to 2013)
Phil Handy Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2013-2014 Director of Player Development (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2013)
James Posey Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Canton Charge, 2012 to 2014)
Larry Drew Assistant Coach 2014-2015 Head Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 2013 to 2014)
Mike Longabardi Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2013 to 2016)
David Griffin VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2010-2011 Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations (Phoenix Suns, 2007 to 2010)
Trent Redden Assistant General Manager 2013-2014 Director of Player Personnel (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2011 to 2013)
Chico Averbuck Director of International Scouting 2001-2002 N/A
David Henderson Scout 2011-2012 N/A
Pete Babcock Scout 2013-2014 Director of Player Personnel (Toronto Raptors, 2004 to 2006)
Bernie Bickerstaff Scout 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2013 to 2014)
Stephen Giles Scout 2014-2015 Advance Scout (New York Knicks, 2011 to 2014)
Steve Spiro Head Athletic Trainer 2013-2014 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2010 to 2013)
Yusuke Nakayama Assistant Athletic Trainer 2013-2014 N/A
Mike Mancias Assistant Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Miami Heat, 2010 to 2014)
John Michael Radio Broadcaster 2011-2012 N/A
Olivier Sedra Public Address Announcer 2005-2006 N/A