Just what LeBron James needs in Cleveland right now—more help!
King James is currently familiarizing himself with his new teammates Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love during the Cavaliers' training camp. He's also reuniting with former teammates Mike Miller and James Jones. But now it sounds like he's also going to be reintroducing himself to yet another former teammate Ray Allen in the coming days.
According to Cleveland beat writer Glenn Moore, the Cavs met with Allen earlier today and agreed to sign him to a deal:
It's worth noting that the Cavaliers haven't made anything official just yet. And ESPN's Marc Stein is reporting that it's not a "done deal" just yet:
But the "Ray Allen to the Cavs" rumors have been swirling around for a few months now. So we wouldn't be shocked at all if he did end up signing with them today or tomorrow. Stay tuned for more details about this reported deal.
According to Basketball Insiders reporter Alex Kennedy, Allen has not decided to sign with the Cavs yet:
Allen's agent has denied the initial report about him signing with the Cavaliers:
[via Fear the Sword]