Cavaliers waive Patrick McCaw; sign Cameron Payne to 10-day contract

The Cavaliers have waived guard Patrick McCaw. McCaw (6-7, 185) appeared in three games for the Cavs this season after signing with the team on December 28.

Cleveland signed guard Cameron Payne to a 10-day contract, the team announced today.

Payne (6-3, 190) played in 31 games (12 starts) for the Chicago Bulls this season, averaging 5.7 points and 2.7 assists in 17.3 minutes per game. Over his NBA career, the fourth-year guard has appeared in 144 contests (27 starts) with Chicago and Oklahoma City, holding averages of 5.8 points and 2.5 assists in 15.8 minutes per game. Payne played collegiately at Murray State University and was the 14th overall pick by the Thunder in the 2015 NBA Draft.

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Cavaliers sign Patrick McCaw

The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed restricted free agent guard Patrick McCaw to a multi-year offer sheet, Cavaliers General Manager Koby Altman announced on Friday.

According to ESPN, it’s a non-guaranteed, two-year deal worth $6 million.

McCaw, who played Golden State last season, is a restricted free agent, which means the Warriors can match the offer sheet.

McCaw (6-7, 220) was drafted with the 38th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks. He was traded to the Golden State Warriors on draft night and spent two seasons with the Warriors. McCaw played in 128 regular games (30 starts) over two seasons with Golden State and averaged 4.0 points in 15.9 minutes per game. He also appeared in 21 postseason games (three starts) for the Warriors. McCaw declared for the NBA Draft after playing two years collegiately at UNLV.