The Cavs have also been linked to Charlotte in a deal that would also supposedly involve Jamison, but not return a draft pick. “So it sounds like a lot of pure speculation, nothing more,” said a Western Conference GM.
The possibility also exists that the Cavs could let Jamison’s contract expire, then re-sign him to a smaller free-agent deal in the summer. And why not? Contrary to popular belief, veterans don’t hinder the rebuilding process. And the Cavs will tell you that Jamison has actually helped it this year.