Patrick McCaw to sign with Raptors, report says

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The Golden State Warriors held McCaw's rights as a restricted free agent, then elected not to match the two-year, $6 million offer sheet that he signed with the Cavaliers on December 28 - with the potential luxury tax ramifications among the many reasons that factored into their thinking.

Free-agent guard Patrick McCaw is joining the Toronto Raptors. It was the end of a weird saga that involved a half-season holdout, an offer sheet, a surprising release, and an ongoing investigation by the National Basketball Association into how it all went down.

Of course, how McCaw became an unrestricted free agent is one of the stranger stories in recent memory. McCaw was a restricted free agent with the Warriors.

A person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the league has opened a review at the request of the Golden State Warriors, the team with which McCaw spent the previous two seasons.

Patrick McCaw played just 18 minutes with the Cavaliers before being waived.

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The NBA is reportedly investigating the Cavaliers for possible salary cap circumvention according to the New York Times, because of McCaw's contract.

No one is exactly sure why the Cavs made a decision to go through with that plan, but they are being investigated by the league for possibly salary cap circumvention. "But if the National Basketball Association voided McCaw's contract, he could become a restricted free agent again".

McCaw averaged 4.0 points, 1.4 assists and 1.4 rebounds per game on a stacked Warriors team last season before suffering a scary looking injury in March.

It's surely been a whirlwind couple days for McCaw.

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