Anderson Varejao 17 | Forward-Center

Cleveland Cavaliers

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Wed. Nov 19, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Varejao had himself a double-double on Wednesday against the Spurs, scoring 23 points (11-16 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 1-3 FT) and grabbing 11 rebounds. He added two blocks while turning the ball over three times in 37 minutes. Impact: Varejao's high-energy style of play translated well into fantasy production on Wednesday. The starting center led the way in scoring for the Cavaliers, an unusual occurrence with the caliber of scorers the Cavs have on their roster. Varejao won't always score this many points, but should average around 10 rebounds per game this season.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Nov 10, 2014
News: Varejao is in fact starting at center Monday against the Pelicans, the News-Herald reports. Impact: An erroneous report emerged which placed Tristan Thompson in the starting lineup, but Varejao is manning his typical spot.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Nov 10, 2014
News: Varejao will come off the bench Monday against the Pelicans, the Cavaliers' official site reports. Impact: Varejao has been replaced, at least for one game, by Tristan Thompson in the starting lineup. It's unclear if the change is a permanent one, but Varejao's prospects with a three-game week on tap have been diminished.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Nov 7, 2014
News: Varejao registered 15 points (6-7 FG, 3-5 FT), seven rebounds, two assists, one steal, and one block while turning the ball over once. He played 28 minutes in the win against the Denver Nuggets on Friday. Impact: Varejao was one of seven Cleveland Cavaliers to record double digits in scoring on Friday. He's a high-energy player who will stuff the stat sheet on most nights. His role is clear in Cleveland and remains a solid option at center in standard leagues.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Oct 31, 2014
News: The Cavaliers have signed starting center Anderson Varejao to a contract extension. Terms of the deal were not immediately known, but the sides had been discussing a three-year, $30 million contract. Impact: Varejao was in the final year of a six-year contract he signed in 2008. He was eligible to become a free agent this summer, but the Cavs decided to lock him up for a few more seasons. Known for his non-stop energy on the floor, the 32-year-old Varejao has played in 535 games with Cleveland, averaging 7.8 points and 7.8 rebounds per game. He has appeared in a franchise-record tying 71 postseason games.(STATS, 5:24pm)
Anderson Varejao
2014-15 Season
Ht: 6' 11"  Wt: 267  Age: 32
Born: 9/28/1982, Santa Teresa, Brazil
College: None
Drafted: 2004 - Rd 2
(1st overall by the Magic)
Injury Status
No Current Injury