Anderson Varejao

Bogut's broken leg leaves Cavaliers cracked, incomplete

Andrew Bogut went from being perhaps the final puzzle piece to another missing one for the Cavaliers.

The champions remain incomplete.

Just an hour or so after saying how excited he was to be joining one of the league's deepest teams, Bogut broke his left leg after playing just 58 seconds in his Cleveland debut on Monday night, an injury that could force the Cavs to resume their search for a big man.

Bogut had just been welcomed with a roaring ovation by Cleveland's crowd when his shin banged into the knee of Miami's Okaro White in the first minute of the second quarter. Bogut immediately knew his leg was broken, and LeBron James said he heard Bogut's bone crack on...