Cavs' Matthew Dellavedova Goes From Zero To Hero In A Blink
The Cavaliers' Matthew Dellavedova has become one of the most unlikely NBA Finals stars in recent history, and fans nationwide have taken notice.By Jay Strubberg | June 11, 2015
He's a skinny, 6-foot-barely-anything guard, who's quick on his feet and has enjoyed a meteoric rise to fame. No, not Steph Curry. The man tasked with shutting him down: Matthew Dellavedova.
Since Kyrie Irving suffered an injury in game one of the NBA Finals, the scrappy, undrafted Australian phenom has filled the void better than any Cleveland fan could've imagined — and people have definitely taken notice.
"Delly fever has gripped Cleveland," a WJW anchor said.