Timofey Mozgov underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on Wednesday, and he's expected to make a full recovery in 6-weeks.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have decided to use their team option on the final year of Timofey Mozgov's contract.
Timofey Mozgov started Game 6 and finished with 17 points, 12 rebounds (seven offensive), two assists and four blocks in 33 minutes of action.
Cavs coach David Blatt suggested he'll give Timofey Mozgov a bigger role in Game 6, after playing his starting center only nine minutes on Sunday.
Timofey Mozgov played just nine minutes in Sunday's Game 5 loss to the Warriors, producing just one steal with two turnovers as the Cavs went small.
Timofey Mozgov scored a career-high 28 points during a 103-82 loss to the Warriors on Thursday, adding 10 rebounds, one assist, one steal and three turnovers in 33 minutes.
Timofey Mozgov finished Sunday's impressive Game 2 victory with 17 points and 11 rebounds in 29 minutes, despite not playing at all in the fourth quarter
Timofey Mozgov finished Cleveland's Game 3 home win with nine points, five rebounds and two blocks in 22 minutes of action.
Timofey Mozgov was a non-factor in 23 minutes during Tuesday's Game 5 win, missing all seven of his field goals to finish with one point, six rebounds and one block.
Timofey Mozgov played very well during Sunday's 86-84 win over the Bulls, scoring 15 points (4-of-5 FGs, 7-of-8 FTs), with nine rebounds, three assists, three blocks and three turnovers through 39 minutes of action.
Timofey Mozgov played very well during Sunday's Game 4 win over Boston, scoring 12 points on 4-of-7 shooting (4-of-5 from the line), with 11 rebounds, one steal and three blocks through 27 minutes of action.
Timofey Mozgov approached a Cavs' postseason record with five blocks on Tuesday, adding 16 points and seven rebounds in a Game 2 victory.
Timofey Mozgov double-doubled with 16 points and 13 rebounds in Monday's win over the Pistons.
Timofey Mozgov double-doubled on Sunday for the first time in over a month, notching 14 points on 6-of-9 shooting, 10 rebounds and one assist in a surprisingly close win vs. the visiting 76ers.