Andray Blatche is currently averaging 30.4 ppg and 14.9 rpg in the Chinese League. Could be a free agent in February.
J.R. Smith carrying the Cavs, then saying something like he wanted to win for Coach Blatche, would be the next perfect night for this team.
Andray Blatche messed around in China with 43 points & 29 boards. He, local icon Stephon Marbury named All-Stars.
Andray Blatche scored 43 points and grabbed 29 rebounds in his last game for Xinjiang in China.
Andray Blatche scored 43 points, grabbed 29 boards in Xinjiang’s victory over Zhejiang 123-98
Second-rounders in '05 draft: Monta Ellis, Marcin Gortat, Amir Johnson, Lou Williams, CJ Miles, Brandon Bass, Ersan Ilyasova, Andray Blatche
Cavs now need to bring Blatche and Steezus in when the Chinese season ends.
Blatche of course ended up coming back in relatively short order and playing a key bench role. But what a bad year plus for Sanders.
Kidd used this same language re "personal reasons" last season w/ Blatche, and it was code for Kidd telling him to stay away from the team.
Andray Blatche lives in Miami in the offseason. The entire Filipino national team traveled there to meet & practice with him.
Trouble there, of course, is that Blatche will be with his team in China through at least February. Heat need a big sooner rather than later
Heard while in Miami: Heat have Andray Blatche in their sights after Josh Smith wound up choosing Houston to team up with pal Dwight Howard
Source: Sebastian Telfair has arrived in China, teams up with Andray Blatche at Xinjiang Flying Tigers.