Cavaliers Recall Karasev From Charge

CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Cavaliers have recalled guard/forward Sergey Karasev from the Canton Charge, the Cavaliers exclusively owned and operated NBA Development League team, Cavaliers General Manager Chris Grant announced today from Cleveland Clinic Courts.

Karasev appeared in last night’s 107-95 Charge victory over the Erie BayHawks and finished with a season-high 16 points on 5-of-10 shooting, five rebounds and five assists in 34 minutes. He also played in Canton’s Friday night game against Reno and recorded 12 points, four steals and two blocks in 35 minutes. In three games for the Charge this season, Karasev is averaging 14.7 points, 3.7 rebounds and 1.7 steals in 33.0 minutes per game.

Karasev has played in 14 games for the Cavs, averaging 2.2 points and 1.0 rebounds in 8.9 minutes per game.

The Charge begin a stint of eight consecutive games away from home when they visit the west coast and the Bakersfield Jam on Thursday, January 2nd at 10:00 p.m. Fans can follow all of the action with live stats and a live YouTube stream of the game on www.CantonCharge.com. Fans can sign-up to be a Charge Insider for breaking news and exclusive offers at www.CantonCharge.com/insider.

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