Cavs Assign Sergey Karasev and Scotty Hopson to Charge

CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Cavaliers have assigned guard/forward Sergey Karasev and guard Scotty Hopson to the Canton Charge, the Cavaliers exclusively owned and operated NBA Development League team, Cavaliers acting General Manager David Griffin announced today from Cleveland Clinic Courts.

Karasev has appeared in 18 games for the Charge with averages of 13.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.0 steals in 30.0 minutes per game. Hopson was signed to a contract by the Cavs on March 31st and has appeared in one game for Cleveland this season.

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