Cleveland Cavaliers Playoff Rosters

2007-2008 Cleveland Cavaliers Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Lance Allred C 6-11 250 Feb 2, 1981 27 Weber State 0 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Devin Brown G 6-5 220 Dec 30, 1978 29 Texas-San Antonio 5 2002 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Daniel Gibson SG/PG 6-2 200 Feb 27, 1986 22 Texas 1 2006 Rnd 2, Pick 12, Cleveland Cavaliers
Zydrunas Ilgauskas C 7-3 260 Jun 5, 1975 32 BC Aisciai-Atletas (Lithuania) 11 1996 Rnd 1, Pick 20, Cleveland Cavaliers
LeBron James SF/PF 6-8 250 Dec 30, 1984 23 St. Vincent St. Mary High School (Ohio) 4 2003 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Cleveland Cavaliers
Damon Jones G 6-3 185 Aug 25, 1976 31 Houston 9 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Dwayne Jones C/PF 6-11 248 Jun 9, 1983 24 Saint Joseph's 2 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Sasha Pavlovic SG/SF 6-7 235 Nov 15, 1983 24 KK Buducnost VOLI (Montenegro) 4 2003 Rnd 1, Pick 19, Utah Jazz
Joe Smith F 6-10 225 Jul 26, 1975 32 Maryland 12 1995 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Golden State Warriors
Eric Snow G 6-3 190 Apr 24, 1973 34 Michigan State 12 1995 Rnd 2, Pick 14, Milwaukee Bucks
Wally Szczerbiak F 6-7 240 Mar 5, 1977 31 Miami (OH) 8 1999 Rnd 1, Pick 6, Minnesota Timberwolves
Billy Thomas G 6-4 208 Dec 23, 1975 32 Kansas 2 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Anderson Varejao C/PF 6-11 260 Sep 28, 1982 25 FC Barcelona Regal (Spain) 3 2004 Rnd 2, Pick 1, Orlando Magic
Ben Wallace C/PF 6-9 240 Sep 10, 1974 33 Virginia Union 11 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Delonte West SG/PG 6-3 180 Jul 26, 1983 24 Saint Joseph's 3 2004 Rnd 1, Pick 24, Boston Celtics

2007-2008 Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Boston Celtics #8 Atlanta Hawks Boston in 7
First Round #2 Detroit Pistons #7 Philadelphia Sixers Detroit in 6
First Round #3 Orlando Magic #6 Toronto Raptors Orlando in 5
First Round #4 Cleveland Cavaliers #5 Washington Wizards Cleveland in 6
Second Round #1 Boston Celtics #4 Cleveland Cavaliers Boston in 7
Second Round #2 Detroit Pistons #3 Orlando Magic Detroit in 5
Conference Finals #1 Boston Celtics #2 Detroit Pistons Boston in 6

Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #8 Denver Nuggets L.A. Lakers in 4
First Round #2 New Orleans Pelicans #7 Dallas Mavericks New Orleans in 5
First Round #3 San Antonio Spurs #6 Phoenix Suns San Antonio in 5
First Round #4 Utah Jazz #5 Houston Rockets Utah in 6
Second Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #4 Utah Jazz L.A. Lakers in 6
Second Round #2 New Orleans Pelicans #3 San Antonio Spurs San Antonio in 7
Conference Finals #1 Los Angeles Lakers #3 San Antonio Spurs L.A. Lakers in 5

NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #1 Boston Celtics #1 Los Angeles Lakers Boston in 6

2007-2008 Cavaliers Playoff Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Daniel Gibson 11 25.8 9.0 1.7 2.5 0.6 0.2 1.4
Sasha Pavlovic 8 13.9 3.5 1.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.2
Devin Brown 8 11.5 4.1 2.4 1.1 0.2 0.0 1.1
LeBron James 13 42.5 28.2 7.8 7.6 1.8 1.3 4.2
Anderson Varejao 13 18.4 4.1 5.2 0.7 0.6 0.1 0.7
Billy Thomas 2 4.0 1.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
Ben Wallace 13 23.4 3.2 6.5 1.2 0.6 1.1 0.5
Damon Jones 5 5.1 1.2 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.2
Dwayne Jones 5 4.0 0.6 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
Delonte West 13 34.9 10.8 3.3 4.2 1.2 0.5 2.5
Joe Smith 13 20.2 6.6 4.6 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5
Wally Szczerbiak 13 28.8 10.8 1.8 1.5 0.2 0.1 0.8
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 13 30.3 13.1 7.5 1.6 0.4 1.1 1.6

2007-2008 Cleveland Cavaliers Opening Round Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Cavaliers Leaders Washington Leaders
Apr 19, 2008
v.
Washington
W, 93-86 Quicken Loans Arena
Opening Round
1-0 PTS: 32. LeBron James
REB: 11. Z. Ilgauskas
AST: 5. Delonte West
PTS: 24. G. Arenas
REB: 19. A. Jamison
AST: 5. D. Stevenson
Apr 21, 2008
v.
Washington
W, 116-86 Quicken Loans Arena
Opening Round
2-0 PTS: 30. LeBron James
REB: 9. LeBron James
AST: 12. LeBron James
PTS: 12. Caron Butler
REB: 9. A. Jamison
AST: 5. Caron Butler
Apr 24, 2008
@
Washington
L, 108-72 Verizon Center
Opening Round
2-1 PTS: 22. LeBron James
REB: 9. A. Varejao
AST: 3. LeBron James
PTS: 19. D. Stevenson
REB: 7. A. Jamison
AST: 6. A. Daniels
Apr 27, 2008
@
Washington
W, 97-100 Verizon Center
Opening Round
3-1 PTS: 34. LeBron James
REB: 12. LeBron James
AST: 7. LeBron James
PTS: 23. A. Jamison
REB: 11. A. Jamison
AST: 5. D. Stevenson
Apr 30, 2008
v.
Washington
L, 87-88 Quicken Loans Arena
Opening Round
3-2 PTS: 34. LeBron James
REB: 10. LeBron James
AST: 8. Delonte West
PTS: 32. Caron Butler
REB: 11. A. Jamison
AST: 5. Caron Butler
May 2, 2008
@
Washington
W, 88-105 Verizon Center
Opening Round
4-2 PTS: 27. LeBron James
REB: 13. LeBron James
AST: 13. LeBron James
PTS: 23. A. Jamison
REB: 15. A. Jamison
AST: 5. A. Daniels

2007-2008 Cleveland Cavaliers Conference Semi Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Cavaliers Leaders Boston Leaders
May 6, 2008
@
Boston
L, 76-72 TD Garden
Conference Semi Finals
0-1 PTS: 22. Z. Ilgauskas
REB: 12. Z. Ilgauskas
AST: 9. LeBron James
PTS: 28. K. Garnett
REB: 12. K. Perkins
AST: 6. Rajon Rondo
May 8, 2008
@
Boston
L, 89-73 TD Garden
Conference Semi Finals
0-2 PTS: 21. LeBron James
REB: 10. A. Varejao
AST: 6. LeBron James
PTS: 19. Paul Pierce
REB: 12. K. Garnett
AST: 6. Rajon Rondo
May 10, 2008
v.
Boston
W, 108-84 Quicken Loans Arena
Conference Semi Finals
1-2 PTS: 21. LeBron James
REB: 9. Ben Wallace
AST: 8. LeBron James
PTS: 17. K. Garnett
REB: 9. K. Garnett
AST: 5. Paul Pierce
May 12, 2008
v.
Boston
W, 88-77 Quicken Loans Arena
Conference Semi Finals
2-2 PTS: 21. LeBron James
REB: 7. Ben Wallace
AST: 13. LeBron James
PTS: 15. K. Garnett
REB: 10. K. Garnett
AST: 4. K. Garnett
May 14, 2008
@
Boston
L, 96-89 TD Garden
Conference Semi Finals
2-3 PTS: 35. LeBron James
REB: 7. A. Varejao
AST: 5. LeBron James
PTS: 29. Paul Pierce
REB: 16. K. Garnett
AST: 13. Rajon Rondo
May 16, 2008
v.
Boston
W, 74-69 Quicken Loans Arena
Conference Semi Finals
3-3 PTS: 32. LeBron James
REB: 12. LeBron James
AST: 6. LeBron James
PTS: 25. K. Garnett
REB: 8. K. Garnett
AST: 5. Rajon Rondo
May 18, 2008
@
Boston
L, 97-92 TD Garden
Conference Semi Finals
3-4 PTS: 45. LeBron James
REB: 6. Joe Smith
AST: 6. LeBron James
PTS: 41. Paul Pierce
REB: 13. K. Garnett
AST: 8. Rajon Rondo