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Cavs over Mitchell shock, ready for next step with All-Star

Sep. 26, 2022 19:06 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — When Darius Garland learned about Cleveland's stunning trade, the Cavaliers' All-Star point guard first promised to keep it a secret and then ran around a basketball court in Nashville screaming. Jarrett Allen woke from an afternoon nap, groggily looked at a text...

College hoops player Emoni Bates charged with 2 felonies

Sep. 19, 2022 15:10 PM EDT

SUPERIOR TOWNSHIP, Mich (AP) — Emoni Bates, a former basketball prodigy who transferred to Eastern Michigan from Memphis, was charged with two felonies Monday after police found a gun in a car during a traffic stop. The 18-year-old Bates failed to stop at an intersection Sunday...

Cavaliers add All-Star G Mitchell, jump into East title hunt

Sep. 03, 2022 17:13 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — With one bold, unexpected move, the Cleveland Cavaliers raised their profile in the Eastern Conference considerably. They're back in the title hunt. The Cavs made official Saturday their acquisition of three-time All-Star guard Donovan Mitchell in a...

AP source: Cavaliers acquiring All-Star G Mitchell from Jazz

Sep. 01, 2022 18:19 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Donovan Mitchell is going east. The All-Star guard is on his way to the Cleveland Cavaliers, who acquired one of the NBA's best scorers Thursday in a blockbuster trade with the Utah Jazz, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. ...

Emoni Bates officially transfers to Eastern Michigan

Aug. 23, 2022 16:06 PM EDT

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Emoni Bates has officially transferred to Eastern Michigan. The school announced Tuesday that the 6-foot-9 guard will play for his hometown Eagles this season, nearly two months after Bates shared his plans on social media. “I love my city...

Garland, Cavaliers agree to 5-year, $193 million extension

Jul. 02, 2022 13:38 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Darius Garland's rapid rise to elite NBA status is complete. Cleveland's All-Star point guard agreed Saturday to a five-year, $193 million contract extension, his agent Rich Paul of Klutch Sports told the Associated Press. Garland's deal is the...