Cleveland Cavaliers, Derrick Rose in 'serious talks' on one-year deal

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Derrick Rose's name has popped up as someone looking to head to a different team, whether it be the Milwaukee Bucks or the Los Angeles Clippers.

Failing to improve a roster better equipped to handle Golden State has left LeBron James "frustrated" and "concerned."

The Lakers are reportedly making a push for former Rookie of the Year and MVP Derrick Rose.

However, according to USA Today's Sam Amick, Rose is also in talks with his hometown team, the Chicago Bulls.

Shelburne went on to note than Cleveland is "strongly positioned" to get Rose. As ESPN's Bobby Marks notes, Rose would cost owner Dan Gilbert $14.1 million if you factor in the tax bill associated with using the mid-level exception, but purely based on salary, it's worth taking a flier on him.

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As for Clark, he could help the Lakers' outside shooting after averaging a career-high 6.8 points while shooting 48.7 percent from the field and 37.4 percent from 3-point range last season with Golden State. The 28-year old has seen his career shift from a narrative of one of the NBA's best young players to a story of what could have been.

Rose was the number one overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft, drafted by the Chicago Bulls.

The Cavs signed free agent Jose Calderon last month as a backup to All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving.

All three teams could pay Rose more money than the Cavs, though it is unclear what each team has offered him. But Shelburne noted, "Obviously Lakers feel they have a shot at Rose because they can offer more playing time in a better environment after his tumultuous year in NY". The Knicks' defense was 5.5 points per possession worse with Rose on the floor (from 108.8 to 114.3).

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