CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed guard Nik Stauskas to a offer for the remainder of the season, league sources informed cleveland.com Monday morning.
Stauskas was first obtained by the Cavs in final week’s Rodney Hood trade. Two days later, Stauskas was despatched to the Houston Rockets — element of the three-group offer involving Alec Burks. Then, prior to Thursday’s trade deadline, Houston transported Stauskas to the Indiana Pacers, wherever he was in the long run waived.
Since he was traded the moment extra by Houston just after his quick end in Cleveland and then waived by an additional group, in this circumstance Indiana, the Cavs have been in a position to signal him.
Following a flurry of action in advance of Thursday, the Cavs had a person open roster place. They now have 15 gamers beneath deal for the relaxation of the 2018-19 season. This implies two-way gamers Jaron Blossomgame and Deng Adel will be despatched back to the G League when all of their NBA days are up, which is coming quickly.
Stauskas signed a a person-yr offer with Portland this summer season. He averaged 6.1 points on 41.9 per cent from the field and 34.4 per cent from 3-level vary in 44 games.