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Cavaliers deal pick to Magic for Frye

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — The Cavaliers acquired power forward Channing Frye from the Magic in exchange for Jared Cunningham and will send Anderson Varejao to the Trail Blazers in a three-team deal, according to reports Thursday. The Cavs also sent a first-round pick to the Blazers and acquired a second-round pick from the Blazers, which will go to the Magic.

The trade deadline was at 3 Thursday. There were no deals involving Dwight Howard, Kevin Love, Pau Gasol, Al Horford, or any other All-Star caliber player whose named was floated in recent days. Major moves will wait for the summer, when a soaring salary cap and a strong free agent class could provide fireworks.

Cunningham and Varejao are both expected to be waived, according to reports, but neither is eligible to return to the Cavs for one year under league rules.

Frye, 32, is averaging 5.2 points and 2.7 rebounds, shooting 40 percent on 3-pointers this season.

The Cavs have tried for weeks to dump Varejao's contract with no luck. But the Trail Blazers, with ample cap space, absorbed the remainder of his $9.7 million this season and his $9.3 million next season in exchange for a first-round pick that is top-10 protected for two years.

MORE KEY DEALS: The Suns traded forward Markieff Morris to the Wizards for a first-round draft pick and forwards Kris Humphries and DeJuan Blair. Morris never got over being upset about the Suns trading his brother Marcus in the offseason. … The Grizzlies traded forward Jeff Green to the Clippers for guard Lance Stephenson. … The Nuggets traded shooting guard Randy Foye to the Thunder for forward Steve Novak and guard D.J. Augustin.

Cavaliers 106, Bulls 95

CHICAGO (95): Dunleavy 2-9 0-0 5, Gibson 3-7 1-4 7, Gasol 6-13 2-4 14, Rose 11-19 4-4 28, Moore 2-7 1-2 5, Snell 4-9 0-0 9, Portis 6-16 0-0 13, McDermott 1-6 0-0 3, Brooks 2-5 2-4 8, Felicio 0-1 1-2 1, Bairstow 0-1 2-2 2. Totals 37-93 13-22 95.

CLEVELAND (106): James 11-19 3-3 25, Love 5-10 3-4 15, Thompson 8-10 0-1 16, Irving 6-18 6-6 19, Smith 1-9 0-0 3, Mozgov 5-8 1-1 11, Dellavedova 2-7 2-2 7, Shumpert 2-6 0-0 5, Jefferson 2-4 0-0 5, Kaun 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 42-91 15-17 106.

Chicago 19 23 22 31— 95

Cleveland 26 22 30 28— 106

3-Point GoalsChicago 8-21 (Rose 2-3, Brooks 2-3, Portis 1-1, Snell 1-2, Dunleavy 1-3, McDermott 1-5, Felicio 0-1, Gasol 0-1, Moore 0-2), Cleveland 7-24 (Love 2-6, Shumpert 1-2, Irving 1-3, Dellavedova 1-3, Jefferson 1-3, Smith 1-5, James 0-2). ReboundsChicago 59 (Portis 10), Cleveland 57 (Love 15). AssistsChicago 12 (Gasol 4), Cleveland 21 (James 9). Total FoulsChicago 19, Cleveland 22. TechnicalsGibson, Smith. A20,562.

Wizards 103, Jazz 89

UTAH (89): Hayward 7-15 4-4 19, Favors 4-9 3-4 11, Gobert 5-9 6-9 16, Neto 1-5 0-0 2, Hood 6-12 3-4 18, Booker 3-4 1-2 7, Burke 1-8 0-0 2, Johnson 1-3 2-2 4, Lyles 1-4 2-2 4, Ingles 1-5 0-0 2, Withey 1-3 2-2 4. Totals 31-77 23-29 89.

WASHINGTON (103): Porter 4-8 0-1 9, Nene 7-11 2-2 16, Gortat 9-12 4-5 22, Wall 7-17 1-2 17, Temple 1-7 1-4 4, Dudley 1-6 1-2 4, Beal 7-14 0-0 16, Gooden 1-1 0-1 2, Sessions 5-9 3-4 13, Eddie 0-0 0-0 0, Oubre Jr. 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 42-86 12-21 103.

Utah 23 19 26 21— 89

Washington 28 21 27 27— 103

3-Point GoalsUtah 4-15 (Hood 3-5, Hayward 1-3, Withey 0-1, Johnson 0-1, Lyles 0-1, Burke 0-2, Ingles 0-2), Washington 7-18 (Wall 2-4, Beal 2-4, Dudley 1-3, Temple 1-3, Porter 1-3, Sessions 0-1). Fouled OutNone. ReboundsUtah 59 (Gobert 12), Washington 46 (Gortat 10). AssistsUtah 20 (Burke 7), Washington 25 (Wall 11). Total FoulsUtah 21, Washington 20. A12,415 (20,308).

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