this cleveland cavaliers A one-year merger agreement has been reached Tristan Thompsonthe information released by the agency last night Associated Press.
In 2016, Thompson won the NBA championship with the Cavaliers. 32 years old He spent nine seasons in Cleveland, leading the team to the NBA Finals four consecutive years. LeBron James. The two reunited with the Los Angeles Lakers at the end of last season.
Thompson was drafted by the Cavaliers last season The fourth overall pick in the 2011 draft, will provide Cleveland with interior depth, toughness and a wealth of NBA playoff experience.Throughout his career, he has been involved in 94 playoff games.
2.10 average player 9 points, 8.4 rebounds Played in 730 games during his career.
Cleveland achieved a record of 51 wins and 31 losses in the regular season last season and returned to the playoffs for the first time since 2018. Then it was eliminated in five games in the first round by the New York Knicks, who were much more physically capable than the Cavaliers.
Thompson, who also played for Boston, Sacramento, Indiana and Chicago during his career, has been the centerpiece of his romantic relationships off the court.