Sunday, January 16, 2011
Bobcats looking to trade Wallace to Cleveland
Charlotte Bobcats forward Gerald Wallace(notes) could be changing jerseys soon. Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the 'Cats have discussed trading Wallace to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Wallace has two years and $22 million left on his contract after this season.
The Cavs have a $14.5 million trade exception that it picked up during the LeBron James sign-and-trade with the Miami Heat last summer that it would use in the deal, Wojnarowski notes.
Wallace is averaging 16.4 points, 8.1 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game this season for the 15-21 Bobcats.