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Walter Tavares

25-Year-Old       Cleveland Cavaliers

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

4.0

REB

5.5

AST

0.5

STL

0.0

BLK

3.0

2016 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Tavares came over from Spain last summer to begin his NBA career, but his rookie season was essentially a developmental one. The center from Cape Verde ended up seeing the floor in just 11 games with the Hawks, with almost all of his extended stretches of playing time instea...

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STATUS:  Game-Time Decision    INJURY:  Hand    EST. RETURN:  8/1/2017
HT: 7' 3"   WT: 260 lbs   DOB: 3/22/1992  College: Cape Verde
DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #43 Overall in 2014   Show ContractHide Contract

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Walter Tavares Contract Information:

Signed a contract with the Cavaliers in April of 2017.

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Tavares is out indefinitely after fracturing a bone in his right hand at practice Thursday, Marla Ridenour of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

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Walter Tavares NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2015-16 23 ATL 11 6.6 2.3 1.9 0.3 0.1 0.5 0.0 57.9 37.5 0.5 0.6 1.3 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.7 0.3 0.7
2016-17 24 ATL 1 4.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 2.0
2016-17 24 CLE 1 24.0 6.0 10.0 1.0 0.0 6.0 0.0 75.0 0.0 2.0 4.0 6.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 4.0 0.0 1.0
2016-17 24 ATL/CLE 2 14.0 4.0 5.5 0.5 0.0 3.0 0.0 80.0 0.0 1.0 2.0 3.5 0.0 0.0 2.0 2.5 0.0 1.5
2016-17 Projections 25 FA 22 8.5 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Walter Tavares

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Walter Tavares
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Date Opp SCORE MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
May 21 BOS 108-111 Did Not Play
May 19 @BOS 86-130 Did Not Play
May 17 @BOS 104-117 Did Not Play
May 7 @TOR 102-109 Did Not Play
May 5 @TOR 94-115 Did Not Play
May 3 TOR 125-103 Did Not Play
May 1 TOR 116-105 Did Not Play
Apr 23 @IND 102-106 Did Not Play
Apr 20 @IND 114-119 Did Not Play
Apr 17 IND 117-111 Did Not Play
Apr 15 IND 109-108 Did Not Play
Apr 12 TOR 83-98 24 6 10 1 0 6 2 3 4 0 1 0 0 4 6 3
Oct 29 @PHI 72-104 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
Oct 27 WAS 114-99 Did Not Play
Walter Tavares Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA

 

Walter Tavares – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#3 Center

1.  Tristan Thompson

2.  Kevin Love

3.  Walter Tavares

4.  Channing Frye

Cleveland Cavaliers

True Shooting Percentage

63.3%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Walter Tavares has a true shooting percentage of 63.3%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2016-17

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Walter Tavares NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2015-16 23 ATL 11 36.0 12.3 10.4 1.5 0.5 3.0 0.0 57.9 37.5 2.5 3.5 6.9 0.0 0.0 5.4 9.4 1.5 3.9
2016-17 24 ATL 1 36.0 18.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 0.0 18.0
2016-17 24 CLE 1 36.0 9.0 15.0 1.5 0.0 9.0 0.0 75.0 0.0 3.0 6.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 6.0 0.0 1.5
2016-17 24 ATL/CLE 2 36.0 10.3 14.1 1.3 0.0 7.7 0.0 80.0 0.0 2.6 5.1 9.0 0.0 0.0 5.1 6.4 0.0 3.9
2016-17 Projections 25 FA 22 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Walter Tavares

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Walter Tavares NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2015-16 23 ATL 11 73 25 21 3 1 6 0 57.9 37.5 5 7 14 0 0.0 11 19 3 8
2016-17 24 ATL 1 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 100.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0.0 1 1 0 2
2016-17 24 CLE 1 24 6 10 1 0 6 0 75.0 0.0 2 4 6 0 0.0 3 4 0 1
2016-17 24 ATL/CLE 2 28 8 11 1 0 6 0 80.0 0.0 2 4 7 0 0.0 4 5 0 3
2016-17 Projections 25 FA 22 187 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Walter Tavares

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Walter Tavares NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2015-16 23 ATL 11 6.6 55.5 57.9 9.8 16.4 0.6 3.5
2016-17 24 ATL 1 4.0 53.2 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
2016-17 24 CLE 1 24.0 67.6 75.0 13.4 26.9 0.5 19.0
2016-17 24 ATL/CLE 2 14.0 63.3 80.0 10.7 21.5 0.5 10.0
2016-17 Projections 25 FA 22 8.5 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Walter Tavares

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Walter Tavares: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Tavares is expected to sign with the Cavaliers, Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio reports.

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Tavares reached an agreement earlier this month to sign with the D-League's Raptors 905.

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Tavares was released Monday by the Hawks, Shams Charania of Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Tavares totaled 15 points (7-8 FG, 1-2 FT), 10 rebounds, an assist and a blocked shot across 21 minutes in Thursday's 104-83 preseason victory over the Grizzlies.

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Tavares averaged 9.0 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.7 blocks in six Las Vegas Summer League games.

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Tavares will be recalled from the D-League's Austin Spurs and rejoin the Hawks on Friday in advance of their Game 3 tilt with the Celtics, Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Tavares will remain with the Austin Spurs throughout the D-League postseason, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Tavares was assigned to the D-League's Austin Spurs on Tuesday, KL Chouinard of Hawks.com reports.

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Tavares was recalled from the D-League's Bakersfield Jam on Friday, Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Tavares was recalled from the D-League's Austin Spurs on Monday, Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Tavares was assigned to the D-League's Austin Spurs on Friday, Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Tavares was recalled from the D-League on Friday, Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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2015-16

Last season in Spain, the 23-year-old, 7-3, 260-pound center posted 8.0 points, 7.9 rebounds, 0.3 assists, 0.8 steals, and 1.8 blocks in 22 minutes per game through 36 games with Gran Canaria. Selected in the second round of 2014, Tavares agreed to a multi-year deal with the Hawks this offseason. In six summer league games, Tavares averaged 7.2 points, 6.7 rebounds, 0.3 assists, 0.3 steals, and 2.8 blocks in 21 minutes per game. Coach Mike Budenholzer has liked what he has seen from Tavres thus far, but with Al Horford, Paul Millsap, Tiago Splitter, and Mike Muscala all presumably ahead of Tavares on the depth chart, his minutes may be scarce as a rookie.