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Dion Waiters  SG  3
Current Team: Cleveland Cavaliers
Date Of Birth: Dec 10, 1991 (22 years old)
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (United States)
Nationality: United States
Height: 6-4 (193cm)      Weight: 225 (102kg)   
Current Agent: Rob Pelinka
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Cleveland Cavaliers)
Free Agent: RFA-2016
 


Draft Entry: 2012 NBA Draft
Early Entry Info: 2012 Early Entrant
Pre-Draft Team: Syracuse (So)
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
High School: Life Center Academy [Burlington, New Jersey (United States)]

Dion Waiters News


Darrell Arthur Suspended One Game By NBA For Shove On Dion Waiters

Darrell Arthur has been suspended one game without pay for shoving Dion Waiters in the back as he elevated for a layup on Friday night.

Waiters Returns For Anthem Friday After Not Observing Due To Religion

Dion Waiters informed Chris Haynes that he is a Muslim and that's the reason he excused himself prior to the national anthem on Wednesday.

LeBron James Endorses Dion Waiters' New Reserve Role

LeBron James has endorsed the Cavaliers moving Dion Waiters to the bench as the sixth man, believing it will add more balance to the team.

Waiters: Catch-And-Shoot Isn't My Game

Dion Waiters worked out for an extra 40 minutes after the Cavaliers' shootaround on Tuesday primarily working on catch-and-shoot 3-pointers.

Cavaliers Exercise Fourth-Year Option On Dion Waiters

Dion Waiters owns career averages of 15.3 points, 2.6 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 29.2 minutes per game.

Cavs Monitoring Dion Waiters' Shot Selection, Adjustment To Balanced Roster

Dion Waiters has shot a total of 54 times in this preseason, the most of any Cavalier player in five games.

Irving, Waiters Insist No Issues Exist Between Them

Kyrie Irving and Dion Waiters addressed the media together on Monday amid reports of more disharmony.

Irving: Cavs Will Come Out Of Break With 'Higher Focus Level'

The Cavaliers had a strong showing during All-Star Weekend, with Kyrie Irving's MVP in the big game and a 31-point showing by Dion Waiters in the Rising Stars Challenge.

Cavaliers Expected To Shake Up Roster Before Deadline

The turmoil of the Cavaliers' season is beginning to get worse, as players are pointing to Kyrie Irving and Dion Waiters, along with an unhappiness with Mike Brown and his coaching staff.

Waiters' Relationship With Irving Reportedly Improving

Waiters has been mentioned in trade rumors, but Dan Gilbert likes his game and want to keep him with the Cavaliers.

Cavaliers Hold Dion Waiters Trade Talks With Bulls, Knicks, 76ers

Dion Waiters is open to being traded from the Cavaliers.

Cavaliers Exercise Options On Irving, Thompson, Waiters, Zeller

Kyrie Irving owns career averages of 20.6 points, 3.7 rebounds, 5.7 assists and 1.3 steals in 32.8 minutes through 110 career games with the team.

Dion Waiters Thinks He'll Become NBA's Best Shooting Guard

Dion Waiters failed to live up to expectations during his rookie year.

Brown: Dion Waiters To Play Strictly At Shooting Guard

Mike Brown wants Dion Waiters to work more off the ball for the Cavaliers.

Wolves Reject Cavs' Offer Of No. 1 Pick, Waiters, Thompson For Kevin Love

The Wolves rejected the trade offer and hope to build around Kevin Love under Flip Saunders.

Lillard, Davis, Beal, Waiters, Barnes On 2013 All-Rookie First Team

Damian Lillard headlines the 2013 NBA All-Rookie Team as a unanimous selection.

Waiters, Lillard Win Rookie Of The Month Honors

Dion Waiters played in 12 games during February and averaged 15.8 points on .514 shooting, 2.7 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 1.1 steals in 28.2 minutes per game.

Dion Waiters Demoted To Cavaliers Bench

Dion Waiters has struggled to mesh with Kyrie Irving.

Waiters Sprains Ankle, X-Rays Negative

Dion Waiters sustained a left ankle sprain in the second overtime period of Saturday's nightís game against the Blazers.

Waiters Showcases Why Cavaliers Liked Him 4th Overall With 28 Points

Dion Waiters showcased his ability to create his own offense, which is what the Cavaliers sought when they drafted him fourth overall to pair with Kyrie Irving.

Scott: Waiters Must Learn To Play Off Ball

Byron Scott wants Dion Waiters to work off the ball for the Cavaliers.

Waiters Addresses Weight, Conditioning Issues

Dion Waiters played poorly in three summer league games for the Cavaliers.

Scott Encouraged By Dion Waiters' Improved Conditioning

Byron Scott recently watched Dion Waiters work out with other NBA players in Los Angeles.

Miles Will Have Chance To Compete For Starting Job With Cavaliers

C.J. Miles will have an opportunity to compete for one of the two starting wing positions for the Cavaliers.

Irving Feels At Home With Cavaliers

Kyrie Irving feels comfortable as he heads into his second season with the Cavaliers.

Waiters Dealing With Ankle, Knee Injuries

Dion Waiters is still dealing with an ankle injury sustained during a workout before the draft.

Scott: Waiters Out Of Shape, Needs To Work On Defensive Technique

Dion Waiters is shooting 30 percent from the floor through the Cavaliersí first three summer league games.

Cavaliers Sign Draft Picks Waiters, Zeller

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed 2012 NBA Draft picks Dion Waiters and Tyler Zeller to contracts.

Waiters: 'I Donít Think I Have Any Weaknesses'

Dion Waiters was a surprise pick as the fourth overall selection.

Grant: Waiters Brings Explosion As Great Fit To Cavaliers

The Cavaliers picked Dion Waiters with the fourth overall selection and also ended up with Tyler Zeller later in the first round.
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