Cook (ankle) appeared for the G League's Canton Charge in their game Saturday against the Capital City Go-Go, finishing with six points (2-6 FG, 1-2 FT) and four rebounds across 12 minutes in the 113-108 loss.
Cook missed Canton's previous two contests due to the left ankle injury, but his appearance off the bench Saturday signals that he's healthy again. Though he's one of the Cavaliers' two two-way players, Cook isn't expected to see extensive action at the NBA level this season.
Cook sat out Saturday's win over College Park with a left ankle injury.
No word on the severity of the injury or how Cook suffered it. He'll try to make it back for Thursday's contest against Rio Grande Valley.
Cook has played in only two of the Cavs' seven games, scoring four points in five minutes.
The undrafted Iowa product is still way down the pecking order, even with injuries to frontcourt players Ante Zizic (foot) and John Henson (hamstring). With both of them set to return mid-November, the 22-year-old is almost assured to not find many meaningful minutes.
Cook was claimed off waivers by Cleveland on Friday, Kelsey Russo of The Athletic reports.
Cook was previously waived by Denver, prompting the Cavs to make this move. He'll return to Cleveland on a two-way contract and figures to spend a good chunk of the season with the Canton Charge.
Cook was waived by the Nuggets on Wednesday, Bobby Marks of ESPN.com reports.
Cook signed a two-way contract with the Nuggets in June but was unable to secure a roster spot in camp. He appeared in two preseason games, recording two points and one rebound across nine minutes. He'll look to latch on elsewhere before the start of the regular season next week.
The Nuggets announced Tuesday that Cook (ankle) signed a two-way contract with the team.
Cook had already signed a contract with the team back in late June, but he wasn't able to participate in summer league due to a high ankle sprain he suffered in pre-draft workouts. Despite that, Cook will officially take up one of the Nuggets' two-way contract slots and be allowed to spend up to 45 days in the NBA during his rookie season.
Cook signed a contract with the Nuggets on Friday, but won't participate in the NBA Summer League due to an ankle injury, Mike Hlas of The Gazette reports.
Cook was able to snag a partially-guaranteed contract after going undrafted out of Iowa, securing an invitation to preseason training camp. The forward won't be able to participate in the NBA Summer League after reportedly sustaining a high ankle sprain during a workout with the Pistons on June 6.
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