The Cleveland Cavaliers surprised many when they chose Anthony Bennett with the top pick in the 2013 NBA draft. The 6-foot-8 forward, who played collegiately at Nevada Las Vegas, set a milestone when he became the first Canadian-born player to be the league’s No. 1 overall selection.
Since then, there have been few noteworthy accomplishments for Bennett. On Monday, the Brooklyn Nets became the third team to waive Bennett.
He had played in 23 games for the Nets, averaging 5.0 points and 3.4 rebounds in 11.5 minutes per game.
Bennett was with the Cavaliers for one season before he was involved in a three-team trade that sent him and Andrew Wiggins to Minnesota...