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2014-2015 Cleveland Cavaliers Regular Season Roster
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Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
15 Anthony Bennett PF 6-8 243 1 UNLV 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 1 Canada TO-2015; TO-2016; RFA-2017
8 Matt Dellavedova G 6-4 200 1 Saint Mary's 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted Australia RFA-2015
  Joe Harris SG 6-6 225 0 Virginia 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States RFA-2017
  Brendan Haywood C 7-0 263 13 North Carolina 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States UFA-2016
2 Kyrie Irving G 6-3 191 3 Duke 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Australia PO-2019; UFA-2020
23 LeBron James F 6-8 250 11 St. Vincent St. Mary High School (Ohio) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States PO-2015; UFA-2016
  John Lucas PG 5-11 166 7 Oklahoma State 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2015
  Erik Murphy FC 6-10 230 1 Florida 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 19 United States RFA-2015
  Malcolm Thomas F 6-9 225 3 San Diego State 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2015
13 Tristan Thompson F 6-9 227 3 Texas 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Canada RFA-2015
17 Anderson Varejao C 6-11 260 10 FC Barcelona Regal (Spain) 2004 Rnd 2 Pick 1 Brazil UFA-2015
3 Dion Waiters SG 6-4 221 2 Syracuse 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States TO-2015; RFA-2016
  Andrew Wiggins F 6-8 194 0 Kansas 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 1 Canada TO-2016; TO-2017; RFA-2018

Cleveland Depth Chart Historical Cleveland Depth Charts

  PG SG SF PF C
S Kyrie Irving
20.8p 3.6r 6.1a
Dion Waiters
15.9p 2.8r 3.0a
LeBron James
27.1p 6.9r 6.3a
T. Thompson
11.7p 9.2r 0.9a
B. Haywood
0.0p 0.0r 0.0a
R John Lucas
3.8p 0.9r 1.0a
M. Dellavedova
4.7p 1.7r 2.6a
 
 
A. Varejao
8.4p 9.7r 2.2a
 
 
R  
 
 
 
 
 
A. Bennett
4.2p 3.0r 0.3a
 
 
L  
 
Joe Harris
0.0p 0.0r 0.0a
Andrew Wiggins
0.0p 0.0r 0.0a
Malcolm Thomas
1.9p 2.6r 0.2a
 
 
L  
 
 
 
 
 
Erik Murphy
0.3p 0.3r 0.1a
 
 

* Depth Chart stats are based upon the last 5 games played.


Cleveland Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Dwight Powell PF 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 15 Canada
Ilkan Karaman F 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 27 Turkey
Milan Macvan PF 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 24 Croatia / Serbia
Sasha Kaun C 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 26 Russia
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
This team does not currently have the rights to any free agents.

Cleveland Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
No Awards Won This Season

Cleveland Future Free Agent Details

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
LeBron James (PO)
Anderson Varejao (UFA)
John Lucas (UFA)
Erik Murphy (RFA)
Malcolm Thomas (UFA)
Tristan Thompson (RFA)
Matt Dellavedova (RFA)
Dion Waiters (TO)
Anthony Bennett (TO)
Brendan Haywood (UFA)
Andrew Wiggins (TO)
Dion Waiters (RFA)
Anthony Bennett (TO)
Joe Harris (RFA)
Anthony Bennett (RFA)
Andrew Wiggins (TO)
Andrew Wiggins (RFA)
Kyrie Irving (PO)

Cleveland Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
20151-14 Own; less favorable of 15-30 and CHI then other to CHI (via CHI swap for CLE); MIA 11-30; MEM 6-14To UTA; BOS 56-60
20161-10 Own; 11-30 to BOS; MIA 11-30 if not already settled; MEM 6-14 if not already settledOwn; LAC 56-60 (via NOP)
20171-10 Own; 11-30 to BOS if not already settled; MIA if not already settled; MEM 6-30 if not already settledOwn
20181-10 Own; 11-30 to BOS if not already settled; MEM 6-30 if not already settledOwn
2019To BOS if not already settled; MEM if not already settledOwn
2020OwnOwn
2021OwnOwn

Cleveland Future Traded Pick Details

Credits Debits

2015 first round draft pick from Memphis
Memphis' 1st round pick to Cleveland protected for selections 1-5 and 15-30 in 2015, 1-5 and 15-30 in 2016, 1-5 in 2017 or 1-5 in 2018 or unprotected in 2019 [Cleveland-Memphis, 1/22/2013]

2015 first round draft pick from Miami
Miami's 1st round pick to Cleveland protected for selections 1-10 in 2015 or 1-10 in 2016 or unprotected in 2017 [Cleveland-Miami, 7/9/2010]

2015 second round draft pick from Boston
Boston's 2015 2nd round pick to Cleveland protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Boston's obligation to Cleveland will be extinguished) [Boston-Brooklyn-Cleveland, 7/10/2014]

2016 second round draft pick from L.A. Clippers
L.A. Clippers' 2016 2nd round pick to Cleveland (via New Orleans) protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then the L.A. Clippers' obligation to Cleveland will be extinguished) [L.A. Clippers-New Orleans, 8/12/2009 and then Cleveland-New Orleans, 7/11/2014]

2015 first round draft pick to Chicago
Chicago has the right to swap its 2015 1st round pick for Cleveland's 2015 1st round pick protected for selections 1-14 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Cleveland's obligation to Chicago will be extinguished) [Chicago-Cleveland, 1/7/2014]

2015 second round draft pick to Utah
Cleveland's 2015 2nd round pick to Utah [Cleveland-Utah, 7/22/2014]

2016 first round draft pick to Boston
Cleveland's 1st round pick to Boston protected for selections 1-10 in 2016, 1-10 in 2017 or 1-10 in 2018 or unprotected in 2019 [Boston-Brooklyn-Cleveland, 7/10/2014]

Cleveland Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Anthony Bennett was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2013 NBA Draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Anthony Bennett signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 15, 2013.

Joe Harris was selected as the #3 pick in the Second Round of the 2014 NBA Draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Joe Harris signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 22, 2014.

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.

Dion Waiters was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Dion Waiters signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 5, 2012.

Andrew Wiggins was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2014 NBA Draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Andrew Wiggins signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 24, 2014.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Anderson Varejao, the #1 pick in the Second Round of the 2004 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Orlando Magic on July 23, 2004. Anderson Varejao signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 18, 2004. Anderson Varejao re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on December 7, 2007. Anderson Varejao re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 10, 2009.

Acquired via Trade

Brendan Haywood was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Charlotte Hornets on July 12, 2014.

John Lucas was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Utah Jazz on July 22, 2014.

Erik Murphy was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Utah Jazz on July 22, 2014.

Malcolm Thomas was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Utah Jazz on July 22, 2014.

Acquired via Free Agency

Matt Dellavedova signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 5, 2013.

LeBron James signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 11, 2014.

Cleveland Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Dan Gilbert Owner 2005-2006 Majority Owner (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2004 to )
Len Komoroski Chief Executive Officer 2013-2014 N/A
Mozelle Jackson Executive VP of Chief Financial Officer 2013-2014 N/A
Kerry Bubolz President of Business Operations 2003-2004 N/A
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 College Personnel (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2006 to 2013)
David Blatt Head Coach 2014-2015 N/A
Bernie Bickerstaff Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Head Coach (Los Angeles Lakers, 2012 to 2013)
Bret Brielmaier Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Video Coordinator (San Antonio Spurs, 2009 to 2013)
Igor Kokoskov Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2008 to 2013)
Jamahl Mosley Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Assistant Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2010 to 2013)
Jim Boylan Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Head Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 2012 to 2013)
Chico Averbuck Director of International Scouting 2013-2014 N/A
Phil Handy Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2013-2014 N/A
David Henderson Scout 2013-2014 N/A
Pete Babcock Scout 2013-2014 General Manager (Atlanta Hawks, 1989 to 2003)
Steve Spiro Head Athletic Trainer 2013-2014 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2010 to 2013)