Zydrunas Ilgauskas


  The Cavaliers are retiring the jersey of former center Zydrunas Ilgauskas, the team’s career leader in games and rebounds. Ilgauskas’ No. 11 jersey will…

“It was a tough decision for me; very emotional,” Ilgauskas told The Plain Dealer. “I spent 14 years of my life here. I came in as a young boy and grew up to be a man. Cleveland had a lot to do with that.” The Heat, who had no centers under contract, began recruiting Ilgauskas […]

Zydrunas Ilgauskas, the Cavaliers’ beloved center, has finalized a one-year deal worth about $1 million to return to the team. He will be in uniform and available for Wednesday’s game in New Orleans Full Story Cleveland.com

The Wizards have reached a buyout agreement with center Zydrunas Ilgauskas, according to a person with knowledge of the negotiations. The 7-foot-3 Ilgauskas is expected to pay back between $1 million and $1.5 million of his $11.5 million contract, the person said. Ilgauskas agreed to the terms late Wednesday night. A formal announcement will likely […]