|Rights: cle||Cur. Sal.: $16.48M|
|Agent: SuperAgent||Exp: 0-6 years|
|FA Tier: 2||Age: 25|
|FBPPG:||Inj: No Injury|
|Desired Salary: Between $1.03M and $31.96M|
|Contract Status: YBC - Year Based Contract|
|Game ET||Latest Player News...|
|Sep 1 12:51 ET -|
|Lauri Markkanen: Leads team in loss|
Markkanen recorded 26 points (10-17 FG, 6-12 3Pt), eight rebounds, two assists and one block in Friday's 107-101 loss to Atlanta.
The Scoop: Cleveland fell just short of advancing to the playoffs, even though Markkanen drained six three-pointers and nearly posted a double-double. The Arizona product averaged 14.8 points on 44.5 percent shooting from the field and 35.8 percent from deep this season.
Apr 16 8:23 ET
|Lauri Markkanen: Great point-per-minute production|
Markkanen closed Sunday's 133-115 win over Milwaukee with 23 points (8-11 FG, 4-7 3Pt, 3-3 FT) and seven rebounds in 21 minutes.
The Scoop: Markkanen inflicted swift damage in only 21 minutes. His total was bolstered with four three-pointers and a superb rebounding total, a category where the Cavs dominated against a depleted /Milwaukee roster.
Apr 10 11:52 ET
|Lauri Markkanen: Struggles from three once again|
Markkanen contributed 13 points (5-12 FG, 1-6 3Pt, 2-2 FT), six rebounds, one assist and one block across 33 minutes during Wednesday's 120-112 loss to Dallas.
The Scoop: Although he scored in double figures for a fifth straight game, Markkanen continued to struggle from three. Dating back to March 19, the forward is shooting just 28.6 percent from distance, which is well below his season average of 34.7 percent. Markkanen, though, is still averaging 17.0 points across his past five matchups.
Mar 31 3:40 ET
|Lauri Markkanen: Hits for 20 in Toronto|
Markkanen closed with 20 points (6-10 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 6-6 FT), five rebounds, one assist and one steal across 36 minutes during Thursday's 117-104 loss to the Raptors.
The Scoop: The fifth-year forward led the Cavaliers in scoring on the night as they lost to the Raptors for the first time this season. Markkanen continued a productive run that has seen him average 18.3 points, 6.9 boards, 2.8 threes, 1.3 assists and 1.1 steals over the last 10 games despite sitting out one contest during that stretch due to a minor ankle issue.
Mar 25 2:49 ET