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There'll be no more Delly Treys in Cleveland, but the NBA Champion Cavaliers are getting something back for Matthew Dellavedova.
The fan favorite heads to the Milwaukee Bucks in a trade made official Thursday. The Cavaliers get the Bucks' rights to forward Albert Miralles, and get a $4.8 million trade exemption.
Miralles has played overseas in his entire career, mostly in Spain. He was originally drafted by the Toronto Raptors at 39th overall in the 2004 NBA draft.
(Cavaliers, news release) The 2016 NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired the rights to forward Albert Miralles from the Milwaukee Bucks in exchange for guard Matthew Dellavedova and cash considerations. The trade also creates a $4.8 million trade exception for the Cavaliers. Cavs General Manager David Griffin announced the trade today from Cleveland Clinic Courts.
"We wish Delly the best as he continues his career in Milwaukee," said Griffin. "Delly is a special person on and off the court and was a very dedicated, hard worker that grew as part of our team and made significant contributions to our success. Our coaches and his teammates will always appreciate his 'all in' approach to the game, as he was ready to contribute whenever his number was called. We know he will continue to grow and succeed as he takes the next steps of his NBA journey with the Bucks."
Miralles (6-9, 240) has spent his entire professional career playing overseas, mostly in Spain. Most recently, he has competed for FIATC Joventut, a Spanish professional basketball club based in Badalona, Spain, since 2013. Miralles was originally drafted by Toronto with as the 39th overall pick of the 2004 NBA Draft.
Dellavedova (6-4, 200), who went undrafted out of St. Mary's in 2013, played his first three NBA seasons with the Cavaliers. In 215 career games (31 starts) with the Cavs, he averaged 5.7 points and 3.4 assists in 21.0 minutes. Dellavedova was a member of Cleveland's 2016 championship team and averaged career highs of 7.5 points, 2.1 rebounds and 4.4 assists in 24.6 minutes in the 2015-16 regular season.
The Cleveland Browns have decided to trade down in the 2016 NFL draft in exchange for more draft picks.
The Browns and the Philadelphia Eagles will swap first-round picks this year. The Browns sent their number 2 pick to Philadelphia in exchange for the 8th pick. The Browns also get Philadelphia's first round pick next year.
The Browns stock up with Philadephia's picks in the third and fourth rounds this year, and also a second-round pick in 2018.
The Browns will also send Philadelphia a conditional fourth-round pick in 2017.
(ClevelandBrowns.com) Cleveland acquires Philadelphia's 2017 first-rounder
The Browns and Eagles agreed Wednesday to a trade of first-round picks and other selections in the 2016, 2017 and 2018 drafts.
Cleveland will trade Philadelphia its 2016 first-round selection (No. 2 overall) and a conditional 2017 fourth-round selection for Philadelphia's 2016 first-round selection (No. 8), third-round selection (No. 77), fourth-round selection (No. 100) along with the Eagles' 2017 first-round pick and a 2018 second-round pick.
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