Raptors sign former Golden State Warriors guard Patrick McCaw

Patrick Mc Caw, formerly of the Golden State Warriors has reportedly signed with the Toronto Raptors

The Cavaliers waived McCaw on January 6, making him an unrestricted free agent once he cleared waivers.

The Raptors, who waived Lorenzo Brown on Monday, will welcome McCaw as a depth piece.

Now, according to Yahoo's Shams Charania, McCaw will sign a one-year contract with Toronto for the veteran's minimum of $786,000. It was the end of a weird saga that involved a half-season holdout, an offer sheet, a surprising release, and an ongoing investigation by the National Basketball Association into how it all went down.

The Cavs released McCaw before his deal became fully guaranteed. The NBA had examined the two-year, $6 million offer sheet closely prior to approving it, league sources said, but found no reason to disallow it.

The Warriors didn't match the offer, making McCaw a member of the Cavs.

Samsung unveils expanded Bixby, more notebooks, more AI
As well as the Galaxy S10 , many pundits are expecting Samsung to reveal more about the folding phone it announced past year . The next flagship phone in Samsung's long-running Galaxy series, the S10, is slated to break cover on February 20th.

Congresswoman Accused of 'Anti-Semitic Slur' after Calling Trump 'Motherf***er'
Rubio, "Really risky to play politics [with] support for Israel". "We've never had a better ally", the Democratic lawmaker stated. On Monday, the Florida lawmaker accused Rep.

First Child Dies of Influenza in New Jersey
The flu is mainly affecting children and the over 65s, said HSE public health specialist Dr Kevin Kelleher. While Mema says it's close to being the peak of the flu season , it can stick around well into March.

The Warrior filed a request with the National Basketball Association to investigate whether the transactions qualified as salary-cap circumvention.

McCaw averaged 4.0 points, 1.4 assists and 1.4 rebounds per game on a stacked Warriors team last season before suffering a scary looking injury in March.

The NBA is continuing to investigate the Cavs' signing and hasty release of Patrick McCaw. After clearing waivers, McCaw chose to join the Raptors for a deal worth only $786,000.

McCaw held out of the Warriors' training camp and the opening half of the season searching for an offer sheet, and he played three games without the benefit of practice for the Cavaliers.

McCaw was sidelined for nearly two months with a bone bruise in his lower back near the end of last season after a horrific fall during a game at Sacramento.

Related:

Comments

Latest news

Mercedes-Benz CLA250 sedan revealed: More power from the baby 'Benz
The CLA has the youngest average customers of all Mercedes models, so the firm has focused on a high-tech theme for the interior. However, boot space capacity is slightly down with 460 litres on offer compared with 470 litres in the previous model.

National Enquirer Publishes Alleged Texts Between Jeff Bezos and 'Mistress'
The divorce between Amazon CEO and founder Jeff Bezos and wife, MacKenzie, may be more complicated than originally expected. According to Radar Online , that she is Lauren Sanchez ... wife of William Morris Endeavor talent agent Patrick Whitesell .

Missing teen whose parents were shot is found alive, suspect in custody
Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says the sheriff's office in Douglas County, about 70 miles north of Barron County, located the girl. CBS Minnesota spoke to Jayme's aunt Sue on Thursday evening, who said her niece was now in the hospital.

Samsung warns of Q4 profit drop amid weak chip demand
Samsung did not announce the net profit for the fourth quarter, nor the performances of respective business divisions. Shares traded at 38,150 won as of Tuesday's closing, a 1.68 percent drop from the previous trading day.

CES 2019: AMD unveils 7nm gaming GPU, Radeon VII
Meanwhile, last year's Ryzen 7 2700X scores 1754 points in the same test, so we are looking at a decent performance bump. In addition, AMD Radeon FreeSync2 HDR technology offers more than 2X better brightness and color volume compared to sRGB.

Astronomers detect radio signals from deep space
CHIME identified a fast radio burst with the lowest dispersion yet discovered, suggesting its source is the closest to Earth. The telescope has been in use for only a year, detecting 13 of the radio bursts nearly immediately, including the repeater.

Victorian man arrested for allegedly sending suspicious packages to embassies
More than a dozen foreign offices received suspicious packages on Wednesday, including the USA and British missions in Melbourne. The consulate was temporarily evacuated, but NSW Police confirmed on Tuesday the substance was not unsafe .

[LISTEN] Parent horrified at alleged racism at NW school
Du Plessis added that the photograph was a "reflection of a single moment in a classroom". A teacher at the school has been suspended , pending the outcome of that probe.

Indiana Basketball: Hoosiers fall to MI 74-63
They joined No. 8 Michigan State as the two teams without a Big Ten loss four games into the 20-game conference schedule. Michigan: The Wolverines usually play just two players off the bench, but Johns may have earned more playing time.

Andy Murray to face Bautista Agut in Australian Open first round
Britain's Andy Murray will open his Australian Open campaign against Spain's 22nd seed Roberto Bautista Agut . For me it's just taking it day by day, doing the right things, taking even better care of my body.

The US Open row will not tarnish Serena’s legacy: Evert
Chris Evert has no doubt that history will only reflect well on Serena Williams , who is preparing for the Australian Open . It was an incident that overshadowed Naomi Osaka's maiden grand slam triumph and split opinion among fans and pundits alike.

Kelly Planning To Flee The Country Amid Criminal Investigation?
The efforts are looking to find other victims who would join a "united front" before a case is presented to a state attorney. Foxx, a sexual assault survivor herself, said that she was left "sickened" after watching the series.

Rare coin found in boy's lunchbox worth $2.4 million
Don Lutes, Jr., of Pittsfield, Massachusetts discovered a rare "copper" 1943 Lincoln Penny in his lunch money in 1947. Now, some 70 years later, the coin is being auctioned off . and the current highest bid is well over $100,000.

Man arrested after stealing roommate's winning lottery ticket worth $10 million
Adul Saosongyang , 35, is alleged to have switched the card, which he thought was a $10,000 victor , while his roommate slept. The man, whose identity has not been released, returned home, told his roommates about his lucky strike and went to bed.

Former French boxing champ surrenders after punching police in protest
According to BFMTV news channel, the fund had been raised to about 120,000 euros (137,339 dollars) earlier on Tuesday. In other scenes that caused shock a former professional boxer was caught on camera beating up police officers.

Other news