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Daniel Gibson | Guard

Team: Cleveland Cavaliers
Age / DOB:  (28) / 2/27/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 200
College: Texas
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Former Cavaliers guard Daniel Gibson suggested this weekend that his NBA career may not be over.
Gibson said he was "flooded with calls" to sign 10-day contracts last month, but he hasn't worked out for any teams. "I just want to be 100 percent before I do any of that," Gibson said. "I'm not trying to just play. I want to play at a high level. That's what I miss." The 3-point specialist won't have fantasy appeal even if he does land a short-term contract this season. Feb 17 - 9:44 AM

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The Nuggets may reach out to free agent Daniel Gibson.

Gibson entered the league in '06 and spent the entirety of his career with the Cavs, but they split ways this offseason. He has been a serviceable source of 3-pointers and points in past seasons, however he lost significant minutes last year to injury and Dion Waiters. He could again be fantasy-relevant if Gibson finds a team to sign with and works his way into the rotation.
Sat, Oct 5, 2013 07:49:00 AM

Daniel Gibson's second-degree battery charges stem from an altercation at a New Orleans nightclub on July 8, when he allegedly broke a man's jaw after a verbal spat.

"Once all the facts of the incident come out, I expect to be fully vindicated," Gibson said. A few teams have shown interest in him as a free agent this summer, but pending criminal charges won't help his odds of earning a contract.
Source: TMZ
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 01:22:00 PM

Daniel Gibson turned himself into the New Orleans Police Department on Monday and he has been charged with second-degree battery.

The incident took place at this year's Essence Festival, which was held earlier this month, where Gibson allegedly broke a man's jaw. Gibson is an unrestricted free agent.
Source: WDSU.com
Mon, Jul 29, 2013 01:01:00 PM

Daniel Gibson scored two points with five assists in Sunday's 91-77 loss to Philly.

Gibson has been in and out of the lineup all year with an elbow injury and has no fantasy value.
Sun, Apr 14, 2013 07:48:00 PM

Daniel Gibson (elbow) intends to play in the Cavaliers' final three games.

Gibson still can't extend his elbow fully due to swelling, and it's doubtful how much he can contribute, but he said, "I don't want to finish the season on the IR." He's appeared in a mere 45 games this season while battling various injuries, but he still hopes to re-sign with the Cavs this summer.
Sun, Apr 14, 2013 10:09:00 AM

Daniel Gibson (elbow) will not play in Tuesday's game against the Pacers.

Gibson is a shooter and the damage is on his shooting side. With C.J. Miles also sidelined, starting shooting guard Wayne Ellington and third guard Shaun Livingston are going to see plenty of burn.
Tue, Apr 9, 2013 06:53:00 PM

Daniel Gibson (right elbow) will travel with the Cavaliers for Tuesday's game in Indiana, but he remains day-to-day.

Dion Waiters (knee) has also improved but he hasn't been cleared to practice, let alone play in a game. If Gibson isn't able to play vs. the Pacers, expect heavy minutes for Wayne Ellington and Shaun Livingston.
Mon, Apr 8, 2013 02:11:00 PM

Daniel Gibson (elbow) did not play on Sunday, but X-rays were negative.

Boobie has a sore elbow, but he doesn't have fantasy value anyway so this does nothing to change the landscape of your league.
Source: News-Herald
Mon, Apr 8, 2013 09:28:00 AM

Daniel Gibson (elbow) is doubtful to play against the Magic on Sunday.

He did not play on Friday and has been dealing with his elbow problems at multiple points this season. He has no fantasy value.
Sun, Apr 7, 2013 05:25:00 PM

Daniel Gibson will not play on Friday due to a sore elbow.

Gibson has been a ghost this season and we'll move him to the injury report, but it wouldn't be surprising if he finished the year outside of the rotation.
Fri, Apr 5, 2013 07:52:00 PM

Daniel Gibson was active for Sunday's game but he did not leave the Cavaliers' bench.

Gibson was one of a few Cavs to contract the flu recently, but tonight's inactivity was the result of an old-fashioned DNP-CD. We're taking him off the inactive list.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 12:34:00 AM

Daniel Gibson is expected to return from his illness on Friday after going through shootaround.

Even with Kyrie Irving (illness) doubtful, Gibson has zero fantasy appeal.
Fri, Mar 8, 2013 11:37:00 AM

Daniel Gibson (illness) will not play on Wednesday.

Gibson is not in the Cavs plans and isn't a fantasy option in any format.
Wed, Mar 6, 2013 11:29:00 AM

Daniel Gibson is "no longer in the Cavs' plans" and will become a free agent this summer, according to Bob Finnan of the News-Herald.

A variety of injuries and personal problems have kept Gibson off the court for stretches this season, but he might not crack the rotation even if he were healthy.
Source: News-Herald
Sun, Mar 3, 2013 06:01:00 AM

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3Dwight Powell
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5Erik Murphy
6Malcolm Thomas
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