Lauri Markkanen

Lauri Markkanen

Height/Weight: 7' 0"/240 lbs
Born: Vantaa, Finland
College: Arizona
Draft: 2017 1st round (7th pick) by the
  • Sporting News

    Why hasn't Collin Sexton signed new contract with Cavaliers? Cleveland guard, agent Rich Paul lack leverage in free agency negotiations

    No one doubts that Sexton has talent and potential, as he averaged 24.3 points per game during his third season in the league. There are other factors involved here, though, and they are all going against Sexton and Paul. Why hasn't Collin Sexton signed new contract with Cavaliers?

  • Fastbreak on FanNation

    LOOK: Kyrie Irving's Fascinating Tweet On Thursday

    On Thursday, Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving sent out a fascinating tweet. Irving is coming off another fantastic season where he averaged 27.4 points, 4.4 rebounds and 5.8 rebounds per game. However, the Nets finished the year as the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference, and got swept by the Boston Celtics in the first-round of the NBA Playoffs.

  • The News-Herald, Willoughby, Ohio

    Cavaliers announce preseason schedule; Sexton negotiations stalled

    Aug. 10—NFL training camps are in high gear, Halloween decorations are already on store shelves and the start of the 2022-23 NBA season is just around the next corner. The Cavaliers on Aug. 10 announced their four-game preseason schedule. They will visit the 76ers in Philadelphia on Oct. 5 and then host the 76ers on Oct. 10 at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse followed by another home game Oct. 12 ...