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The Rich Get Richer: Leon Powe To Join Cleveland For Another Title Run

BOSTON - APRIL 18:  Leon Powe #0 of the Boston Celtics takes a shot over Brad Miller #52 and Tim Thomas #2 of the Chicago Bulls in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at TD Banknorth Garden on April 18, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Johnny RussoContributor INovember 2, 2016

The Cleveland Cavaliers are really close to terms on a deal that would bring free agent forward Leon Powe to the team.

The deal is expected to be finalized today pending an evaluation by team doctors on Powe's left surgically repaired knee. If the progress in the knee is going as well as expected, Powe will sign a two-year contract for the league minimum.

The Cavs would hold the upper-hand in the contract, as they left the second year of the contract open with a team option.

 

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