Timofey Mozgov RUMORS & NEWS

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    Brian Windhorst @WindhorstESPN

    Still an hour to deadline but as of now, Cavs have no plans to trade Timofey Mozgov. He will be free agent in July.

  • Melo on the move? Blockbuster deal between Knicks, Cavs and Celtics still a possibility

    New York Daily News "Carmelo Anthony remains committed to the Knicks for now even if it means passing on the opportunity to join his longtime friend LeBron James in Cleveland. The Daily News has learned that the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers have discussed a blockbuster trade centered around Kevin Love...." February 13

  • Kings reject offer from Cavaliers for Timofey Mozgov

    Sactown Royalty "The NBA Trade Deadline is just 9 days away, and the rumor mill is churning away. The latest rumor regarding the Sacramento Kings comes from ESPN's Brian Windhorst, who went on a radio show in Cleveland to say that the Kings have rebuffed offers from the Cavaliers for their starting center,..." February 09

  • Report: Cavaliers shopping Timofey Mozgov in trade talks

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Cavaliers were reportedly rebuffing trade inquiries into Timofey Mozgov a couple weeks ago. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports: Nevertheless, the Cavs have started to make calls on the market for Timofey Mozgov, who could appeal to Western Conference contenders. Mozgov’s production..." January 20

  • Report: Cavaliers don’t want to trade Timofey Mozgov

    The Sports Daily "The Cleveland Cavaliers and big man Timofey Mozgov haven’t gotten along too well this season, but the organization doesn’t sound ready to throw in the towel ahead of the NBA trade deadline. Mozgov played just nine minutes in this past Sunday’s win against the Philadelphia 76ers, finding himself..." January 12

  • Struggling Timofey Mozgov in a make-or-break situation with the Cavs

    ESPN "The look on LeBron James' face said it all. As the Cleveland Cavaliers marched off the court to end the first half with a measly 48-47 lead over the hapless Philadelphia 76ers, James was a few feet behind Timofey Mozgov, staring daggers into the back of the center's head. It was a disastrous..." January 11

  • Fan reaches out, touches Timofey Mozgov's rear during game

    ESPN "A fan got a little too hands-on for Timofey Mozgov's liking in the fourth quarter of the Cleveland Cavaliers' 125-99 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night, reaching out and touching Mozgov's behind while Mozgov was preparing to inbound the ball from the sideline. "Somebody touched..." January 09

  • Teams interested in trading for Timofey Mozgov, Cavs resistant

    CBS Sports "Timofey Mozgov was crucial to the Cleveland Cavaliers' run to the NBA Finals last season after being traded from the Denver Nuggets. Mozgov provided Cleveland with a gifted rim protector with monstrous size who could also deliver putbacks with touch and was mobile enough to cover for perimeter..." January 08

  • Timofey Mozgov will miss 10-14 days of action

    Sportando "The Cleveland Cavs announced that Russian big-man Timofey Mozgov will miss 10-14 days of action due to a strained right deltoid." November 20

  • LeBron James' tough love for Timofey Mozgov

    ESPN "As soon as the national anthem ends before every Cleveland Cavaliers game, LeBron James turns and sprints toward the hoop behind him, where a Cavs staffer is waiting to throw him a pass. James catches the ball, goes in for a dunk or layup, retrieves the rebound and then throws a pass of his own --..." November 20

  • Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov to have MRI on shoulder Friday

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov will have an MRI on his right shoulder on Friday. He injured his shoulder in the first half of the team's 115-110 win over the Milwaukee Bucks, but he's not sure when the injury occurred. The 7-2 rim protector never came from the locker room at the..." November 20

  • Timofey Mozgov is already a candidate for a max deal

    Fear The Sword "The Cleveland Cavaliers signing Tristan Thompson to a five-year, $82 million on Wednesday night marked the end to a long, drawn out contact negotiation. It was also a negotiation that had major implications now and for later for a Cavs team with very open title window. Less than a year from..." October 23

  • Rebounding from surgery not only purpose of heavy workload for Cavaliers’ Timofey Mozgov

    Akron Beacon Journal "At first glance, it could have been mistaken for a Euroleague practice, with 6-foot-10 Ukrainian Vitaly Potapenko banging under the basket with 7-1 Russian Timofey Mozgov. But Cavaliers’ center Mozgov is 29 years old, and ex-Cav Potapenko 40. The site was Cleveland Clinic Courts, and the..." October 21

  • Irving, Kevin Love, Timofey Mozgov, Anderson Varejao all expected to be ready for Cavaliers training camp 2015

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Cleveland Cavaliers anticipate that Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love, Timofey Mozgov and Anderson Varejao will be ready for the start of training camp Sept. 29, Northeast Ohio Media Group has learned. All four players are recovering from surgery. Irving (fractured knee cap) and Love (separated..." September 21

  • Report: Cavs' Timofey Mozgov won't sign an extension this summer

    CBS Sports "Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov is eligible for a contract extension, but he won't sign one, according to the Cleveland Plain Dealer's Terry Pluto. The Cavaliers made the no-brainer decision to pick up Mozgov's $4.9 million option for next season, after which he will become a free..." August 04

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    Chris Haynes @ChrisBHaynes

    #Cavs C Timofey Mozgov underwent successful right knee arthroscopic debridement yesterday. He has a 6-week recovery time.

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    Brian Windhorst @WindhorstESPN

    Cavs have officially picked up Timofey Mozgov's option next season for $5 million. (@EricPincus noted first).

  • Cavaliers reportedly pick up $4.95 million team option on Timofey Mozgov

    Sporting News "The Cavaliers on Tuesday picked up center Timofey Mozgov's team option for just less than $5 million next season, according to multiple sources. Mozgov came from Denver via trade Jan. 7 in a trade that involved two first-round picks going to the Nuggets. He averaged 10.6 points and 6.9 rebounds..." June 23

  • How a shy kid from Russia became the man the Cavaliers needed

    SB Nation "Things were looking bleak for the Cleveland Cavaliers in early January. This, after all, was a team that had been built to compete for a championship. And yet here they were, losing again to a lottery-bound group. This time it was to the tanking Sixers, who had only won four games all..." April 14

  • Mozgov offers large reason for Cavs to think big

    Fox Sports Ohio "When the Cavaliers were able to surround Kyrie Irving with LeBron James and Kevin Love, they were obviously thrilled. But general manager David Griffin knew they weren't a finished product. Later, when Griffin orchestrated a trade to acquire guards J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert from New York,..." March 24

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    Ethan J. Skolnick @EthanJSkolnick

    Timofey Mozgov has passed his physical and is probable to play and start for Cleveland tonight vs Warriors

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Update to Cavs story w/ @WindhorstESPN: Cavs will send TWO future firsts to Denver for Mozgov

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say tell @WindhorstESPN and I that Cavs are in advanced discussions to acquire Timofey Mozgov from Denver

  • Cavaliers trade for Nuggets' Timofey Mozgov

    CBS Sports "Ken Berger of CBSSports.com confirms a Yahoo Sports report that the Cleveland Cavaliers have traded two first-round picks to the Denver Nuggets for center Timofey Mozgov. The picks include Oklahoma City's 1-18-protected first-rounder they acquired in the Dion Waiters deal, and the Memphis'..." January 07

  • Timofey Mozgov has a rule about trade speculation

    Denver Post "Timofey Mozgov has one rule for his buddies who talk about trade speculation that involves him: Take it somewhere else. The Nuggets’ center the subject of trade chatter for much of this season. The most recent has concerned him possibly going to Cleveland since Cavaliers coach David Blatt once..." January 06

  • Timofey Mozgov not pushing to leave Nuggets in trade to Cavaliers

    Pro Basketball Talk "Yes, Timofey Mozgov would enjoy playing for David Blatt, his coach on the Russian national team. Of course, Mozgov would like lining up next to LeBron James, a superstar who makes his teammates better. But despite rumors of the Cavaliers trying to trade for him, Mozgov insists he doesn’t..." September 02

  • Cavs trying to trade for Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov

    CBS Sports "The Cleveland Cavaliers have been trying to work out a trade for Denver Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov for the past six to eight weeks, ESPN's Brian Windhorst said on ESPN Cleveland radio. Mozgov played for Cavaliers head coach David Blatt on the Russian national team. Blatt told Russian outlet..." August 26

  • Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov may be team's most improved player

    Denver Post "The education of Timofey Mozgov started with confidence. Mozgov needed the confidence and trust that when Nuggets coach Brian Shaw told him he would play this season, he meant it. Teammates needed the confidence that Mozgov would handle passes thrown to him. They're still working on..." February 27

  • Nuggets defeat L.A. Lakers 111-99 behind Timofey Mozgov's big game

    Denver Post "The nostalgia of the matchup is faded and pretty much gone for Nuggets coach Brian Shaw. Facing the Lakers, a team he played and coached for, is reaching old-hat status. It has been three years. The faces have changed so much, he can name the handful he shared time with when he toiled..." November 14

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    Chris Dempsey @dempseypost

    #Nuggets coach Brian Shaw says he will decide tomorrow whether he starts Timofey Mozgov or JJ Hickson at center

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  • Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov seeking rebound season

    Denver Post "Even for the always smiling joking Timofey Mozgov last season became a drag. He wanted to play and thought he was headed toward more playing time yet down the stretch he was forced to accept that his view of most Nuggets games would be from the bench. Mozgov got swept up in a numbers game at..." October 18

  • Timofey Mozgov, Nuggets reach agreement on three-year deal

    Yahoo! Sports "The Denver Nuggets have reached agreement on a three-year $14 million contract extension with restricted free-agent center Timofey Mozgov league sources told Yahoo! Sports. The deal will include a team option in the third year a source said. An opportunity for Mozgov to play a significantly..." July 26

  • Report: Kings interested in RFA C Timofey Mozgov

    CSN Bay Area "After being linked to Greg Oden, the Kings have reportedly turned their attention to another center, this time Denver restricted free agent Timofey Mozgov. Kings GM Pete D'Alessandro told the Sacrmento Bee, "If there's a player that comes along who really does make a lot of sense, you don't..." July 19

  • Timofey Mozgov, Nuggets Negotiating Multi-Year Contract

    Real GM Basketball "Free agent center Timofey Mozgov is in negotiations with the Denver Nuggets on a multi-year contract to re-sign with the franchise, a league source told RealGM. Ever since making changes within the organization, the Nuggets have become more interested in re-signing Mozgov, trading away Kosta..." July 02

  • Denver to tender qualifying offer to C Timofey Mozgov

    CSN Northwest "The Denver Nuggets will tender center Timofey Mozgov a $3.9 million qualifying offer by the June 30 deadline, making him a restricted free agent this offseason, a source close to the situation conveyed to CSNNW.com. Denver will be in position to match any offer sheet signed by Mozgov in order..." April 15

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @

    Miami has expressed interest with Denver center Timofey Mozgov, sources tell Y!, but hard to see a path to a deal there.

  • Nuggets trade rumors: Timberwolves offer Brandon Roy, first-round pick for Timofey Mozgov

    Denver Stiffs "The Denver Nuggets have turned down a trade offer from the Minnesota Timerwolves. Wolves general manager David Kahn was apparently offering Brandon Roy's contract and a first-round pick for Timofey Mozgov , per Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports." February 20

  • Mozgov on Knicks’ radar

    New York Post "With Rasheed Wallace’s and Marcus Camby’s health a nagging concern despite their returns to practice yesterday, the Knicks are one of a handful of teams to inquire about Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov this month, according to a league source. The trading deadline is tomorrow. Mozgov, the former..." February 20