Samardo Samuels F CLE 2 years ago4 Comments

Samardo Samuels will play for Olimpia Milano next season.

He had a solid showing in summer league, averaging 11.2 points, 6.8 boards and 0.4 blocks on 61.3 percent shooting with the Clippers. He played his last game with the Cavs in December and might have a tough time returning to the NBA.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 2 years ago

Samardo Samuels, who played for the Clippers at Summer League, has reportedly drawn interest from the Italian team Armani Milano.

It's possible that an NBA team will give him a minimum contract to fill out their frontcourt, but at least we know Samuels has options. He appeared in just 18 contests for Cleveland last year, averaging 3.2 points in 11 minutes per game.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

Samardo Samuels will reportedly play in summer league for the Clippers.

Samuels signed a two-month contract to play in Israel back in April after the Cavs waived him in January, and he could never stay out of Byron Scott's dog house long enough to get a stable spot in Cleveland's rotation. The Clippers will reportedly give him a look to see if he has improved his game after a short time overseas.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

Former Cavaliers big man Samardo Samuels has signed a two-month contract with Hapoel Jerusalem in the Israeli Super League.

Samuels led the D-League in double-doubles this season, earning him a quick payday abroad. The 24-year-old PF could latch onto an NBA roster next season, but he's not likely to surface with fantasy relevance.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

Samardo Samuels, among with several other free agents, are under consideration to be signed by the Grizzlies.

Other names that have been thrown into the mix: Delonte West, Bill Walker, Sasha Vujacic, Eddie House, Micah Downs and Joe Ingles. The Grizzlies will sort through all of the possibilities before deciding on who will come aboard.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

The Nets and Thunder "may have interest in" Samardo Samuels, sources tell Fox Sports Ohio.

Samuels was waived by the Cavs Sunday. Wherever the big man lands, he's not going to amass any fantasy value after he couldn't even crack the rotation in Cleveland.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

The Cavaliers waived Samardo Samuels on Sunday.

Samuels' contract would have become guaranteed on Jan. 10, and the Cavs preferred to have a roster spot available for future moves.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

Cavs recall F/C Samardo Samuels from the D-League.

Samuels was just assigned on Friday and is back with the team on Monday.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

Cavs assign F/C Samardo Samuels to the D-League.

Samuels has seen sporadic minutes this season but hasn't been able to be a consistent part of the rotation. He'll get consistent run with the Charge.

Samardo Samuels F CLE 3 years ago

Byron Scott said that it's all "between the ears" when asked about Samardo Samuels' playing time.

Samuels played 25 seconds on Tuesday and is not currently a consistent part of the rotation. "Once he gets that down pat, he'll be in the rotation on a steady basis," Scott said. Samuels worked out with Antawn Jamison in the summer in order to get in better shape, but he's still got some work to do to crack the Cavs rotation.