Sources: Cavs, Chauncey Billups have shared interest in front-office role for former NBA player

Chauncey Billups and the Cleveland Cavaliers have mutual interest in a front-office role for the retired NBA player, sources told ESPN’s Brian Windhorst.

Billups has had a relationship with Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert for more than a decade since Billups endorsed Rock Financial, Gilbert’s Detroit-based mortgage company, when the former guard was a member of the Detroit Pistons.

Gilbert and Billups are expected to meet Tuesday, sources told Windhorst.

In addition to his relationship with Gilbert, Billups is also close with Cavs head coach Tyronn Lue, and the two dined together several times during the NBA Finals.

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