Cavs(31-14) vs Nets(9-37)
|Cavs celebrated a Chinese new year by winning a game and end a 3 game losing streak.|
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Total
Cavs 27 28 39 30 124
Nets 25 22 26 43 116
Cavs ends their losing streak after win against Nets. Nets is in a last position in a Eastern Conference Standing While Cavs is first placed team. It's no surprise they got an easy win but Nets Last quarter made a close game , they scored 43 points in a last quarter.
Nets lost their last 9 games out of 10 and only one win from 16.
Kyle Korver reached 10,000 career points in NBA. LeBron James passed Tony Porter for 14th place in NBA History with 7,161 Career Assists.
End of a first quarter Kevin Love scored 7 points , 8 rebounds , LBJ made 8 points.
In a second Quarter Kevin Love's three pointer gave 7 points lead to Them , but it was cut by three pointer of foye and lead cut to 4 points.
1:05 minute remaining in 2nd quarter , Nets cuts a lead to only 2 points ,
24 seconds remaining in 2nd quarter , Foye missed a three pointer , Jefferson made a three pointer at a buzzer at a end of a first half and extended a lead to 8 points.
In a opening 5 minutes of a first half Cavs out scored Nets 20-19. Cavs took 20 points lead. Cavs took a maximum 24 points lead in a game and Cavs won 26 games and lost only two games when they are leading in a game After 3 quarter.
7:52 minutes remaining in a last quarter , Nets made 7/7 field goal while Cavs made 5/7 field goal.
Nets tried to came back in a game by outscoring Cavs 43-30 , but it was not enough for them.
|Cavs' head coah Lue in a game against Nets.|
Lue reminded his players before Wednesday's overtime loss to the Sacramento Kings they were the defending champs.
"Everybody goes through a tough stretch. Now you got to dig yourself out of it. We're capable of doing it.
For Cavs :
|Lebron put 31 points and Kyrie score 28 points to win a game.|
LeBron James scored 31 points , 5 rebounds , 11 assists. Kevin Love put 13 points , 14 rebounds , 2 assists , 1 steal , 1 block. Triston Thompson scored 10 points , 10 rebounds , 2 assists , 1 block. Kyrie Irving scored 28 points , 4 rebounds , 6 assists , 2 blocks. Kyle Korver added 14 points , 2 rebounds. Iman Shumpert scored 6 points , 1 rebound , 1 assist , 3 steals.
For Nets :
Bojan scored 17 points , 2 rebounds , 3 assists , 1 steal. Justin Hamilton scored 12 points , 5 rebounds , 1 steal , 1 block. Randy Foye scored 16 points , 8 rebounds , 5 assists. Sean Kilpatrick scored 18 points , 2 rebounds , 3 assists , 2 steals. Isaiah Whitehead added 16 points , 3 rebounds , 3 assists.