NBA looking into Patrick McCaw signing

Jan 5 2019 Cleveland OH USA Cleveland Cavaliers guard Patrick Mc Caw passes the ball against New Orleans Pelicans forward Darius Miller and forward Julius Randle during the second half at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit Ken Blaze

The news about the National Basketball Association going to investigate the Cleveland Cavaliers for their signing and then rapid releasing of Patrick McCaw was initially reported by the New York Times'Marc Stein.

The Cavaliers signed McCaw to a two-year offer sheet worth $6 million and the Warriors declined to match.

If the Cavs are found guilty of basically signing McCaw with the implicit agreement to waive him. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because no details of the probe have been revealed publicly.

As a restricted free agent, the Warriors had the option of matching the Cavs' offer sheet for McCaw, but they chose not to.

The Warriors declined to match McCaw's offer sheet almost seven months after rejecting their $1.7 million qualifying offer and two-year, $5.2 million deal, which included a non-guaranteed deal his second year. The New York Times reports the league has granted the request and will perform a formal review of the transactions.

How long the league's review will take has not been determined, nor is it clear what the Warriors might be seeking.

McCaw signed with the Cavs at the end of December, played three games for them, and then was waived before Monday's deadline that would make contracts guaranteed.

It turned out though, that $6M was also too much for the Cavaliers, so they waived McCaw before his deal would become fully guaranteed. As an unrestricted free agent, McCaw sign with any team of his choice. He scored 5 total points in the three appearances with the Cavaliers.

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