CLEVELAND (92.3 The Fan) – The Cleveland Cavaliers waived forward Samardo Samuels the team announced Sunday.
Samuels played in 18 games, with 1 start, this season for the Cavaliers and averaged 3.2 points and 1.6 rebounds in 10.9 minutes per game.
He was signed by the Cavaliers as a free agent prior to the 2010-11 season and has appeared in 109 games – 11 starts – during his career, averaging 5.9 points and 3.4 rebounds in 15.8 minutes per game.
Contracts around the NBA are set to become guaranteed for the remainder of the season later this week. Samuels’ deal was not.