Matthew Dellavedova (born 8 September 1990) is an Australian professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for Saint Mary’s College of California and has played on the Australia national team.
After going undrafted in the 2013 NBA draft, Dellavedova joined the Cleveland Cavaliers for the 2013 NBA Summer League. On 12 September 2013, he signed a two-year, $1.3 million contract with the Cavaliers. On 26 March 2014, he had a season-best game with 21 points and 6 assists in a 97–96 win over the Detroit Pistons.
Career highlights and awards
2× AP honorable mention All-American (2012, 2013)
WCC Player of the Year (2012)
3× First-team All-WCC (2011–2013)
No. 4 retired by Saint Mary’s
Competitor for Australia
FIBA Oceania Championship
Silver medal – second place 2009 Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2011 Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2013 Team competition