Cleveland Cavaliers Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 Cleveland Cavaliers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
00 Chris Andersen FC 6-10 245 13 Blinn 1999 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Andrew Bogut C 7-0 260 11 Utah 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 1 Australia
3 Mike Dunleavy GF 6-9 230 14 Duke 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
20 Kay Felder PG 5-9 176 0 Oakland 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 24 United States
8 Channing Frye FC 6-11 255 11 Arizona 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
2 Kyrie Irving G 6-3 193 5 Duke 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Australia
23 LeBron James F 6-8 250 13 St. Vincent St. Mary High School (Ohio) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
24 Richard Jefferson SF 6-7 233 15 Arizona 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
30 Dahntay Jones GF 6-6 225 12 Duke 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
1 James Jones SF 6-8 218 13 Miami (FL) 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 20 United States
26 Kyle Korver SF 6-7 212 13 Creighton 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States
14 DeAndre Liggins G 6-6 209 3 Kentucky 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 23 United States
0 Kevin Love FC 6-10 251 8 UCLA 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
12 Jordan McRae G 6-5 179 1 Tennessee 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 28 United States
9 Larry Sanders PF 6-11 235 5 VCU 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 15 United States
4 Iman Shumpert G 6-5 220 5 Georgia Tech 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
5 J.R. Smith SG 6-6 225 12 Saint Benedict's Preparatory School (New Jersey) 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
40 Edy Tavares C 7-3 265 1 Herbalife Gran Canaria (Spain) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 13 Cape Verde
13 Tristan Thompson F 6-9 238 5 Texas 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Canada
31 Deron Williams PG 6-3 200 11 Illinois 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
32 Derrick Williams F 6-8 240 5 Arizona 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
52 Mo Williams G 6-1 198 13 Alabama 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States

2016-2017 Cleveland Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Irving J. Smith L. James K. Love T. Thompson
Rotation D. Williams I. Shumpert K. Korver   C. Frye
Rotation     R. Jefferson    
Lim PT K. Felder D. Jones J. Jones D. Williams E. Tavares

2016-2017 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Cleveland Cavaliers51-31-
2Milwaukee Bucks42-409
3Indiana Pacers42-409
4Chicago Bulls41-4110
5Detroit Pistons37-4514

2016-2017 Cleveland Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
LeBron James All-NBA First Team (2017)
LeBron James Player Of The Month (Nov 16, Feb 17)
LeBron James Player Of The Week (10/31/16, 11/07/16, 12/12/16, 02/13/17)
Kevin Love Player Of The Week (11/28/16)
Kyrie Irving Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2017)
LeBron James Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2017)
Kevin Love Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2017)
Kyrie Irving Three Point Shootout Participant (2017)
LeBron James J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (2017)

2016-2017 Cleveland Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
LeBron James 74 37.8 26.4 8.7 8.7 1.2 0.6 4.1
Kyrie Irving 72 35.1 25.2 3.1 5.8 1.2 0.3 2.5
Kevin Love 60 31.4 19.0 11.1 1.9 0.9 0.4 2.0
Channing Frye 74 18.9 9.1 3.9 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.7
Tristan Thompson 78 30.0 8.1 9.2 1.0 0.5 1.1 0.8
Iman Shumpert 76 25.5 7.5 2.9 1.4 0.8 0.4 1.0
Richard Jefferson 79 20.4 5.7 2.5 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.7
Kyle Korver 35 24.5 10.7 2.7 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.8
J.R. Smith 41 29.0 8.6 2.8 1.5 1.0 0.3 0.6
Deron Williams 24 20.3 7.5 1.9 3.6 0.2 0.2 1.7
Kay Felder 42 9.2 4.0 1.0 1.4 0.4 0.2 0.7
Jordan McRae 37 10.4 4.4 1.1 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.4
Derrick Williams 25 17.1 6.2 2.3 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.6
DeAndre Liggins 61 12.3 2.4 1.7 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.7
James Jones 48 7.9 2.8 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2
Mike Dunleavy 23 15.9 4.6 2.0 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.6
Chris Andersen 12 9.5 2.3 2.6 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.4
Dahntay Jones 1 12.0 9.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
Edy Tavares 1 24.0 6.0 10.0 1.0 0.0 6.0 2.0
Larry Sanders 5 2.5 0.8 0.8 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.4
Andrew Bogut 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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 Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Kay Felder, the #24 pick in the Second Round of the 2016 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Atlanta Hawks on June 24, 2016. Kay Felder signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 5, 2016.

Acquired via Trade

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

Kyle Korver was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Atlanta Hawks on January 7, 2017.

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.

J.R. Smith was acquired in a trade by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the New York Knicks on January 5, 2015. J.R. Smith re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on September 2, 2015. J.R. Smith re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on October 15, 2016.

Acquired via Free Agency

LeBron James re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 11, 2014. LeBron James re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 10, 2015. LeBron James re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 12, 2016.

Richard Jefferson signed a contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 5, 2015. Richard Jefferson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 28, 2016.

Dahntay Jones signed a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on April 12, 2017.

James Jones signed a contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 5, 2014. James Jones re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 24, 2015. James Jones re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on August 2, 2016.

Edy Tavares signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on April 12, 2017.

Deron Williams signed a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 27, 2017.

Derrick Williams signed a contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 9, 2017. Derrick Williams re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on February 22, 2017. Derrick Williams re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on March 4, 2017.

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)
Larry Drew Associate Head Coach 2016-2017 Assistant 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)
Mike Longabardi Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2013 to 2016)
Damon Jones Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Canton Charge, 2015 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