TOM WITHERS, AP Sports activities Author
CLEVELAND (AP) — An individual with information of the state of affairs says free-agent guard Kirk Hinrich will work out Wednesday in Cleveland for the NBA champion Cavaliers, who want a backup for Kyrie Irving.
The individual spoke to The Related Press on situation of anonymity Tuesday as a result of the staff just isn’t commenting.
Hinrich is 36 years previous and performed sparingly for Atlanta final season. He averaged 10.9 factors and four.eight rebounds in 15 seasons. He’s additionally has appeared in seventy one playoffs video games — fifty three with Chicago. The Cavs want a extra skilled backup at level than rookie Kay Felder, who has improved however isn’t prepared.
ESPN.com additionally reported the Cavs may have free brokers Mario Chalmers and Lance Stephenson in for a tryout.
Cleveland misplaced in Dallas on Monday and fell to 7-eight in January.
AP Sports activities Author Jon Krawczynski contributed to this report.
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