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Prior to signing in China, forward Trevor Booker received interest from the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to a report from Alex Kennedy of Hoops Hype.
Booker officially signed his one-year deal with the Shanxi Brave Dragons in China on Wednesday. The 30-year-old will earn $2 million plus incentives.
Prior to signing in China, Trevor Booker received interest from the Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat and Minnesota Timberwolves. He also had an offer from Maccabi Tel Aviv, but went with the Shanxi Brave Dragons instead. https://t.co/Rj3FMXz0TA
— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) August 8, 2018
This past season, Booker spent time with the Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers and Indiana Pacers. In 68 games with the three teams, Booker averaged 6.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists, shooting 51.6 percent from the field and 24.2 percent from three.
Per the report, Booker plans to sign with an NBA contender after the Chinese Basketball Association season concludes.
In 532 NBA games, Booker has career averages of 6.9 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists with the Washington Wizards, Utah Jazz, Nets, Sixers and Pacers.