While the Cleveland Cavaliers lost a key piece in Kyrie Irving, they added many veterans in free agency and got strong players back in the trade, and once they build chemistry together, they will once again be amongst the league's best teams.
Following days of speculation, the Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed to accept a 2020 second-round draft pick from the Boston Celtics in addition to their current offer to complete this trade. Although Thomas' health posed initial concerns, Cleveland was still comfortable moving forward in this deal.
On the heels of a season-ending hip injury, Isaiah Thomas was involved in a deal that sent him to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for Kyrie Irving. Now, after undergoing a physical with the Cavaliers, concern for Thomas' health could void the deal.