Team analysis: Cleveland Cavaliers

Daniel Gibson, Mo Williams, Ramon Sessions

It's good to see Mo laughing after having his heart broken by LBJ, especially since there probably won't be too many happy times in 2010-11 for the Cavs and their unsettled roster. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)

Depth chart:

PG: Mo Williams, Ramon Sessions

SG: Anthony Parker, Daniel Gibson, Christian Eyenga

SF: Jamario Moon, Jawad Williams, Danny Green, Joey Graham

PF: J.J. Hickson, Antawn Jamison, Leon Powe, Samardo Samuels

C: Anderson Varejao, Ryan Hollins

Relevant fantasy players and projected draft positions/per-game stats:

Mo Williams – PG (Rd. 4-5): 17 Pts, 2 threes, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

Antawn Jamison – F (Rd. 4-5): 17.5 Pts, 1 three, 8 Reb, 1 Stl

J.J. Hickson – F/C (Rd. 7-10): 12.5 Pts, 7.5 Reb, 1 Blk

Anderson Varejao – F/C (Rd. 10-11): 9 Pts, 8.5 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Ramon Sessions – G (Rd. 13+): 9 Pts, 2.5 Reb, 4.5 Ast, 1 Stl

Anthony Parker – SG (Rd. 13+): 9 Pts, 1 three, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Jamario Moon – SF (Rd. 13+): 7 Pts, 1 three, 4 Reb, 1 Stl

Leon Powe – F (Rd. 13+): 6 Pts, 5 Reb

Jawad Williams – G/F (Rd. 13+): 5 Pts, 1 three, 3 Reb

Sleepers:

Parker, Moon, Sessions

Most likely to surprise:

Hickson

Most likely to disappoint:

M. Williams

Category specialists:

  • Threes: M. Williams

Things to watch:

  • if a steady starting lineup emerges
  • how minutes at PG will be distributed, and if M.Williams plays significant time at SG
  • potential battle for minutes at PF between Hickson and Jamison
  • potential for disappointing FG% across the board

Team’s statistical NBA ranks from 2009-10:

  • Pts: T9th
  • FGM: 15th
  • FGA: 28th
  • FG%: 3rd
  • FT%: 30th
  • 3PTM: 8th
  • Reb: 11th
  • Ast: T5th
  • TO: T11th
  • Stl: T21st
  • Blk: 10th

Fantasy-friendliness for 2010-11: C

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