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Kendrick Perkins
PPG RPG APG
3.6 4.7 0.8
Team: ClevelandHeight: 6-10 Born: 11/10/1984
Position: CWeight: 270 Birthplace: Nederland, Texas
College: NoneDraft: 1st Round 27th pick by Grizzlies (2003)


Latest News
Feb. 24 5:05 PM PT6:05 PM MT7:05 PM CT8:05 PM ET1:05 GMT9:05 6:05 PM MST8:05 PM EST5:05 UAE (+1)02:0520:05 ET7:05 PM CT0:05 - The Cleveland Cavaliers have signed veteran center Kendrick Perkins.
Analysis: The 30-year-old Perkins was picked after being waived by Utah. He had been with Oklahoma City since 2011 and was sent to the Jazz in a three-way deal at the trading deadline. Utah waived him two days later, allowing him to come with Cleveland.
Feb. 21 2:50 PM PT3:50 PM MT4:50 PM CT5:50 PM ET22:50 GMT6:50 3:50 PM MST5:50 PM EST2:50 UAE (+1)23:5017:50 ET4:50 PM CT20:50 - A person familiar with the decision says Perkins has agreed to sign with the Cavaliers, giving them more interior depth for the playoffs.
Analysis: Perkins, who won a title with the Boston Celtics in 2008, will sign with the Cavs as early as Monday said the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team has not made the signing official.
Feb. 19 2:41 PM PT3:41 PM MT4:41 PM CT5:41 PM ET22:41 GMT6:41 3:41 PM MST5:41 PM EST2:41 UAE (+1)23:4117:41 ET4:41 PM CT20:41 - Oklahoma City traded Perkins, forward Grant Jerrett, the draft rights to Tibor Pleiss and a protected first-round pick to Utah on Thursday.
Analysis: Perkins is a 12-year veteran in the final year of a five-year deal. He is averaging 4.0 and 5.5 rebounds in 19.2 minutes per game.
Feb. 7 12:46 PM PT1:46 PM MT2:46 PM CT3:46 PM ET20:46 GMT4:46 1:46 PM MST3:46 PM EST0:46 UAE (+1)21:4615:46 ET2:46 PM CT18:46 - Perkins' suspension is over.
Analysis: Perkins was suspended for one game without pay by the NBA for initiating and making head-to-head contact with New Orleans' Tyreke Evans. The incident occurred in the first quarter of the Thunder's 116-113 home loss to the Pelicans on Friday night. Perkins and Evans were called for technical fouls on the play. Perkins will miss the Thunder's home game Sunday against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Feb. 7 8:47 PM PT9:47 PM MT10:47 PM CT11:47 PM ET4:47 GMT12:47 9:47 PM MST11:47 PM EST8:47 UAE05:4723:47 ET10:47 PM CT2:47 - Perkins, who was suspended Sunday and reportedly had a bruised left knee, started Monday's game in Denver.
Analysis: It was just the second start this season for Perkins, who was averaging 4.0 points and 5.6 rebounds heading into the game.
Dec. 20 9:10 PM PT10:10 PM MT11:10 PM CT12:10 AM ET5:10 GMT13:10 10:10 PM MST12:10 AM EST9:10 UAE06:100:10 ET11:10 PM CT3:10 - Perkins sat out Friday's game against the Lakers with a knee contusion.
Analysis: Perkins is day to day, though he doesn't have much fantasy value.

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