June 30 12:08 PM PT1:08 PM MT2:08 PM CT3:08 PM ET19:08 GMT3:08 12:08 PM MST2:08 PM EST23:08 UAE21:0815:08 ET2:08 PM CT18:08 - Thompson, Matthew Dellavedova and Iman Shumpert all received qualifying offers from Cleveland on Tuesday, meaning the Cavaliers can match any offers those players get from other clubs this summer. Analysis: Thompson is of particular importance to the Cavaliers, who went to the NBA Finals this past season. He has appeared in 308 consecutive games, has averaged 10.1 points and 8.4 rebounds over his career and saw his stock soar by averaging 9.6 points and 10.8 rebounds in this year's playoffs.
May 14 8:44 PM PT9:44 PM MT10:44 PM CT11:44 PM ET3:44 GMT11:44 8:44 PM MST10:44 PM EST7:44 UAE (+1)05:4423:44 ET10:44 PM CT2:44 - Thompson turned in a strong performance Thursday. Analysis: Thompson patrolled the paint by amassing 13 points and 17 rebounds as the Canadian helped the Cavs eliminate the cold-shooting Bulls in six games.
May 6 9:48 AM PT10:48 AM MT11:48 AM CT12:48 PM ET16:48 GMT0:48 9:48 AM MST11:48 AM EST20:48 UAE18:4812:48 ET11:48 AM CT15:48 - Thompson is expected to start Game 2 against Chicago, a move that puts LeBron James back at his customary small forward position. Analysis: Thompson started 15 games during the regular season, but 6-foot-8 big man has been most effective coming off the bench with Cleveland's second unit. Thompson had eight rebounds in 37 minutes in the first game. The Cavs are missing starters Kevin Love and J.R. Smith, facing the prospect of losing two games at home to start the series.
Jan. 17 10:42 PM PT11:42 PM MT12:42 AM CT1:42 AM ET6:42 GMT14:42 11:42 PM MST1:42 AM EST10:42 UAE07:421:42 ET12:42 AM CT4:42 - Thompson finished with 24 points and 12 rebounds in Friday's win over the Clippers. Analysis: Thompson has been pretty quiet of late. It was his first double-double since Jan. 2.
Dec. 12 9:09 PM PT10:09 PM MT11:09 PM CT12:09 AM ET5:09 GMT13:09 10:09 PM MST12:09 AM EST9:09 UAE06:090:09 ET11:09 PM CT3:09 - Thompson produced another strong night on the boards Thursday in Cleveland's loss to Oklahoma City. Analysis: Thompson grabbed 14 rebounds - the sixth time this season he's reached double-digits in that category. He also added 14 points and two blocks.
Nov. 1 9:49 PM PT10:49 PM MT11:49 PM CT12:49 AM ET4:49 GMT12:49 9:49 PM MST11:49 PM EST8:49 UAE05:490:49 ET10:49 PM CT2:49 - Thompson became just the third player since at least 1963-64 with 12 offensive rebounds and one defensive rebound and added 16 points in Friday's win at Chicago. Analysis: Thompson, who was one of the NBA's best offensive rebounders last season with 3.3 per game, should reap the benefits of opponents' attention on Kevin Love and LeBron James on the glass.
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