Richard Jefferson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Richard Jefferson recalls the time he had a fistfight with Kenyon Martin

    SLAM Online "“My favorite moment with the Nets was before I ever played a game,” Richard Jefferson says, somehow picking one memory out of too many to count. “I got drafted by Houston. I was so excited. My agent called me and told me I got traded to New Jersey. I immediately became depressed. I had no idea..." July 30

  • Cavs officially re-sign veteran Richard Jefferson

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Cleveland Cavaliers have kept another piece of their NBA championship team, re-signing veteran Richard Jefferson. Per league and team policy, terms of the contract were not released. However, early reports had Jefferson agreeing to a two-year deal worth around $5 million, which would dip..." July 28

  • Sources: Richard Jefferson not retiring

    Yahoo! Sports "Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson, a key contributor to Cleveland’s 2016 championship run, has decided not to retire and hopes to play two to three more seasons, league sources told The Vertical. Jefferson, 36, played 74 games for the Cavaliers last season, averaging 5.5 points per game. His..." June 28

  • Richard Jefferson tells raucous Cavaliers crowd that he's not retiring

    USA Today "Cleveland Cavaliers veteran forward Richard Jefferson announced his retirement after the team's historic Game 7 NBA Finals win against the Golden State Warriors on Sunday night. Not so fast. During the Cavs' championship parade on Wednesday afternoon, Jefferson told the crowd — who showered..." June 23

  • Richard Jefferson retires immediately after winning the NBA Championship

    Believe The Hype "On the eve of his 36th birthday and only moments after winning his first NBA Championship, Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson announced his retirement from basketball. “Don’t talk to me right now about basketball, why are you talking to me about basketball?” Jefferson said to Fox..." June 20

  • Richard Jefferson responds to Klay Thompson's complaints

    Sportsnaut "The Cleveland Cavaliers fought back on the court in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, defeating the Golden State Warriors to fend off elimination. It now appears a more confident Cavaliers team is ready to do the same off the court. Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson fired back at Warriors All-Star..." June 15

  • Kevin Love will miss Game 3; Richard Jefferson possible starter?

    Akron Beacon Journal "Kevin Love will not play Wednesday night when the Cavaliers host the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, a league source confirmed to the Beacon Journal. Love participated in a portion of the Cavaliers’ morning shootaround Wednesday, but will not be cleared from the league’s..." June 08

  • Cavs' Jefferson: 'We the South are going to be OK'

    The Score "Following in the footsteps of the Indiana Pacers, the Cleveland Cavaliers are also taking their turn spinning the "We The North" mantra held by the Toronto Raptors. Smarting from their first loss of the postseason, the Cavaliers were calm and relaxed after practice Sunday, and veteran forward..." May 22