Cavaliers extend Pavlovic
Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) – The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Monday
that the club has picked up the option for the 2006-07 season on swingman
Pavlovic averaged 4.8 points, 1.1 rebounds and 13.3 minutes in 65 games last
season for the Cavaliers, who acquired the 21-year-old from the Charlotte
Bobcats in exchange for a future first-round draft pick on June 23, 2004.
“Sasha is a talented young player,” said Cleveland general manager Danny
Ferry. “With continued hard work, Sasha can play an important part in our
Pavlovic was selected by Utah with the 19th overall pick in the 2003 draft and
was later taken by the Bobcats in the 2004 expansion draft.