Former UNLV Runnin’ Rebel and number one overall pick in this year’s NBA draft Anthony Bennett has come to terms with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The “Plain Dealer” in Cleveland reports the deal is worth $16.7 million over three years.
Bennett is still recovering from shoulder surgery, but is expected to be ready for training camp in October. The Cavaliers open their season on October 30th against the Brooklyn Nets.
Bennett averaged 16.1 points and 8.1 rebounds as a freshman with the Runnin’ Rebels.