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PostPosted: Wed Feb 17, 2010 7:50 pm 
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Cavs are out of the Amare Stoudemire sweepstakes.

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Updated: February 17, 2010, 10:29 PM ET
Jamison goes from Wiz to Cavs
By Marc Stein
ESPN.com

Cleveland, Washington and the Los Angeles Clippers pulled off a three-team deal on Wednesday that sends Antawn Jamison to the Cavaliers as LeBron James' new sidekick, instead of Amare Stoudemire.

The deal sends Zydrunas Ilgauskas' $11.5 million expiring contract to Washington from Cleveland. Sources told ESPN.com that the Wizards also get a first-round pick from the Cavaliers.

The Wizards receive Al Thornton from the Clippers, with L.A. getting forward Drew Gooden, whom Washington acquired in last week's trade with Dallas.

Besides Jamison, Cleveland will also acquire Clippers guard Sebastian Telfair.

Jamison left the arena in Washington before the Wizards' game against the Timberwolves on Wednesday.

After long-running trade talks with Washington and Phoenix, Cleveland opted for the Jamison deal, leaving the Miami Heat as the only known suitor for Stoudemire in advance of Thursday's 3 p.m. trading deadline.

The Cavs have been chasing Jamison since last season and ultimately preferred this trade in part because they did not have to surrender blossoming young forward J.J. Hickson. The Suns were demanding Hickson along with Ilgauskas' expiring salary for Stoudemire.

Washington relented on its insistence for Hickson because the trade brings more deck-clearing payroll and luxury-tax relief after last week's deal with Dallas that sent Caron Butler, Brendan Haywood and DeShawn Stevenson to Dallas.

Senior writer Marc Stein covers the NBA for ESPN.com.

Drew Gooden's picking up a ton of frequent-flyer miles! :P

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