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Teletovic Choice: Nets or Cavs; Brooklyn May Be In "The Lead"

B. Petrinovic, Crobasket
B. Petrinovic, Crobasket

The agent for Mirza Teletovic reports that his client's choice for an NBA landing spot is down to the Nets and Cavaliers, citing the two teams' rebuilding as a positive for the 6'9" combo forward. Teletovic, the Euroleague's top regular season scorer, has opted out of his contract with Caja Laboral of Spain, agreeing to pay a $2 million buyout for the privilege.

Last week, It was reported Teletovic was looking at the Knicks, Suns as well. Reports a Caja beat writer: Teletovic will move to Brooklyn or Cleveland. His agent, Misko Raznatovic made clear that "he doesn't know what team he will play for". Anyway, in this process two "rebuilding" franchises have been selected: "(Brooklyn) and Cleveland," Raznatovic told Noticias de Alava.

Sam Amico, who covers Cavs for FOX Spots Ohio, tweeted Thursday that the Cavs are "in running. Nets said to be in lead. RT Any truth to rumors that Mirza Teletovic wants to play for Cavs?"