Cavs(34-15) Vs Knicks(22-30)
Kevin Love played a very good against Knicks , He scored 23 points and grabbed 16 rebounds in a game. Kyrie Irving was absent in a game. The Knicks never seriously threatened the Cavs, who played without Kyrie Irving.
The Cavs have won nine straight over the Knicks, including all three meetings this season. Cavs won their first 2 games with margin of 29 and 32 points.
LeBron Said after Victory over Knicks,"Kevin Love is here for a reason , We know why he is here. We know what he is capable of."
8:04 minutes remaining in 1st quarter , James 3-pointer gave 1 point lead to Cavs. Too many lead changes after this for both teams in a quarter.
1:48 remaining in 1st quarter Kevin Love's 3-pointer extended a lead to 5 points for Cavs. In a first quarter Cavs took a lead of 9 points.
10:06 remaining in a second quarter , Felder steals a ball and lay up scored by Felder , 11 points lead for Cavs.
3:54 remaining in 2nd quarter , James made 3-pointer gave 16 points lead to Cavs. Cavs got 19 points healthy lead after first Half.
6:57 remaining in a 3rd quarter , Kevin Love's three points play gave 22 points lead to Cavs. Knicks able to cut a lead only 3 points in a 3rd quarter.
No comeback for Knick in a game , they outscored Cavs 36-17 in fourth quarter but it was not enough.
Knicks would even be trying to swap Carmelo for Love tells you that Jackson, the beleaguered team president, isn’t sold on rebuilding. It also doesn’t mean he has a clear vision for this team either. But we knew that last summer when Jackson signed Noah for $72 million over four years. Even the Rose trade is turning sour.
For Cavs :
LeBron James scored 32 points , 5 rebounds , 10 assists. Kevin Love scored 23 points , 16 rebounds , 1 assist , 1 steal. Tristan Thompason scored 12 points , 5 rebounds , 1 assist. Channing Frye scored 14 points , 3 rebounds , 2 assists. Kyle Korver scored 11 points , 4 rebounds , 1 assist.
For Knicks :
Anthony scored 17 points , 6 rebounds , 2 assists , 2 steals , 1 block. Brandon Jennings added 23 points , 5 rebounds , 10 assists , 2 steals. Courtney Lee scored 17 points , 4 rebounds , 1 block. Willy scored 16 points , 5 rebounds , 5 assists , 2 blocks. Porzingis scored 9 points , 8 rebounds , 2 assists , 1 steal , 3 blocks.