Dec 14, 2013; Miami, FL, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers small forward Earl Clark (6) reacts after being fouled by Miami Heat power forward Chris Andersen (not pictured) during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

NBA Rumors: Earl Clark, Henry Sims in Spencer Hawes trade


On Thursday morning, the Cleveland Cavaliers completed a deal with the Philadelphia 76ers to acquire center Spencer Hawes.

Initially, it was reported the 76ers would be getting back a couple of second round picks and one or two expiring contracts to make the deal work and help the 76ers clear cap room.

There are, in fact, two expiring contracts going from Cleveland to Philadelphia and David Aldridge of and TNT and Mary Schmitt Boyer of the Cleveland Plain Dealer have reported who those two players are.


Clark is averaging 5.2 points and 2.8 rebounds per game in 45 appearances while Sims has appeared in just 20 games and is averaging 2.2 points and 2.8 rebounds per game.

In related news, the Cavaliers are shopping big man Tyler Zeller.

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