Cleveland Cavaliers Regular Season Rosters

2017-2018 Cleveland Cavaliers Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
81 Jose Calderon G 6-3 200 12 Laboral Kutxa Baskonia (Spain) 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted Spain UFA-2018
20 Kay Felder PG 5-9 176 1 Oakland 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 24 United States RFA-2018; TO-2018; RFA-2019
8 Channing Frye FC 6-11 255 12 Arizona 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States UFA-2018
32 Jeff Green F 6-9 235 9 Georgetown 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States UFA-2018
2 Kyrie Irving G 6-3 193 6 Duke 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States / Australia PO-2019; UFA-2020
23 LeBron James F 6-8 250 14 St. Vincent St. Mary High School (Ohio) 2003 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
24 Richard Jefferson SF 6-7 233 16 Arizona 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States UFA-2019
26 Kyle Korver SF 6-7 212 14 Creighton 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States UFA-2020
0 Kevin Love FC 6-10 251 9 UCLA 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States PO-2019; UFA-2020
  Cedi Osman GF 6-8 215 0 Anadolu Efes (Turkey) 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 1 Macedonia / Turkey RFA-2020
  Derrick Rose PG 6-3 190 9 Memphis 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States UFA-2018
4 Iman Shumpert G 6-5 220 6 Georgia Tech 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
5 J.R. Smith SG 6-6 225 13 Saint Benedict's Preparatory School (New Jersey) 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States UFA-2020
40 Edy Tavares C 7-3 265 2 Herbalife Gran Canaria (Spain) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 13 Cape Verde RFA-2018; TO-2018; UFA-2019
13 Tristan Thompson F 6-9 238 6 Texas 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 4 Canada UFA-2020

2017-2018 Cleveland Depth Chart

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

Cleveland Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
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
Dahntay Jones GF (U) Early Bird United States
James Jones SF (U) Bird United States
Deron Williams PG (U) Non-Bird United States
Derrick Williams F (U) Non-Bird United States
Shawn Marion F (U) Non-Bird United States

Cleveland Cavaliers Future Free Agent Details

2018 2019 2020
Jeff Green (UFA)
Channing Frye (UFA)
LeBron James (PO)
Derrick Rose (UFA)
Jose Calderon (UFA)
Iman Shumpert (PO)
Edy Tavares (TO)
Kay Felder (TO)
Richard Jefferson (UFA)
Kevin Love (PO)
Kyrie Irving (PO)
Kay Felder (RFA)
J.R. Smith (UFA)
Kyle Korver (UFA)
Tristan Thompson (UFA)
Cedi Osman (UFA)

Cleveland Cavaliers Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2018Own (via POR)More favorable of CLE and BRK to PHL then other to CHA (via PHL swap of CLE for BRK)
20191-10 Own; 11-30 to ATLMost favorable of CLE, ORL, HOU and POR to ORL; least favorable of CLE, ORL and HOU to NYK; second least favorable of CLE, ORL and HOU to SAC; less favorable of (i) POR and (ii) most favorable of CLE, ORL and HOU to DET (via ORL swap for CLE or HOU (via CLE and HOU to NYK); via NYK to SAC; via POR to ORL to DET); less favorable of MIN and LAL (via IND)
20201-10 Own; 11-30 to ATL if not already settledTo LAC (via POR to CLE to ORL); POR 56-60 (via ORL)
2021OwnTo ATL if CLE has not conveyed 1st round pick to ATL by 2020
2022OwnTo ATL if CLE has not conveyed 1st round pick to ATL by 2020
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnOwn

Cleveland Cavaliers Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2019 second round draft pick from Minnesota or L.A. Lakers (less favorable)
Portland will receive the more favorable of Minnesota's 2019 2nd round pick (via Cleveland) and the L.A. Lakers' 2019 2nd round pick (via Indiana to 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]

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]

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 first round draft pick to Atlanta
Cleveland's 1st round pick to Atlanta protected for selections 1-10 in 2019 and 1-10 in 2020; if Cleveland has not conveyed a 1st round pick to Atlanta by 2020, then Cleveland will instead convey its 2021 2nd round pick and 2022 2nd round pick to Atlanta [Atlanta-Cleveland, 1/7/2017]

2019 second round draft pick to Orlando, New York, Sacramento or Detroit
Orlando will receive the most favorable of its 2019 2nd round pick, Cleveland's 2019 2nd round pick, Houston's 2019 2nd round pick and Portland's 2019 2nd round pick; New York will receive the least favorable of the Orlando pick, the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick and Sacramento will receive the second least favorable of these three picks; Detroit will receive the less favorable of (i) the Portland pick and (ii) the most favorable of the Orlando pick, the Cleveland pick and the Houston pick (via Orlando's right to swap for Cleveland or Houston (via Cleveland and Houston to New York); via New York to Sacramento; 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; New York-Sacramento, 7/14/2017]

2020 second round draft pick to L.A. Clippers
Cleveland's 2020 2nd round pick to the 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]

2017-2018 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.

Draft Rights to Cedi Osman, the #1 pick in the Second Round of the 2015 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Minnesota Timberwolves on June 25, 2015. Cedi Osman signed a multi-year contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 18, 2017.

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. Kyle Korver re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 12, 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

Jose Calderon signed a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 10, 2017.

Jeff Green signed a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 11, 2017.

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.

Derrick Rose signed a contract as a free agent with the Cleveland Cavaliers on July 25, 2017.

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

2017-2018 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)
Koby Altman General Manager 2017-2018 Director of Pro Player Personnel (Cleveland Cavaliers, 2013 to 2017)
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