From the new season, he will be competing on familiar grounds Tristan Thompson!
According to what was reported by the respected journalist, Sams Sarania, the 32-year-old forward/center came to an agreement with the Cleveland Cavaliers for a one-year cooperation contract!
Sort of like that, the seasoned American returns to the Ohio team where he spent the best and most productive years of his career after a three-year stint with the Celtics, Kings, Pacers, Bulls and Lakers.
The No. 4 pick in the 2011 draft wore the jersey of the Cavs in 2011/20, winning the 2016 championship against the Golden State Warriors alongside LeBron James and Kyrie Irving.
Last season, Thompson was inactive after not finding a contract in the NBA, and despite the fact that he signed with the Lakers in April before the playoffs, he did not register any participation.
C/F Tristan Thompson is finalizing a deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers, CEO of Klutch Sports Rich Paul told @TheAthletic @Stadium. Thompson is set to return to Cleveland where he was part of the 2016 NBA title, four Finals runs, now gives Cavs leadership and some frontcourt depth. pic.twitter.com/ayKEu3JOj1
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September 11, 2023
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