Cavs(36-15) - Pacers(29-13)
|Cavs ends Indiana Pacers 7 games winning streak , Lebron James registered his 800th block of his career in this game.|
This was Kyle Korver's best night as Cleveland Cavaliers' player , He scored 29 points and shot 10-of-12 overall and 8-of-9 from 3-point range.
The Cavs played without starting shooting guard Iman Shumpert who missed a game due to sprained left ankle , who will also miss Thursday night's game in Oklahoma City that will end Cleveland's four-game road trip. DeAndre Liggins played in a position of Iman Shumpert.
LeBron James didn't played his last 2 games against Pacers where Cavs lost both of their games.
9:23 minutes remaining in 1st quarter , Miles 3-pointer gave 6 points lead to Indiana Pacers. but Liggings 3-pointer from a corner gave 2 points lead to Cavs.
4:13 remaining in 1st quarter Pacers made 14-2 run and took 10 points lead. In a First Quarter Indiana Pacers took 11 points lead.
5:31 remaining in 2nd quarter , Irving's Jumper cut a lead to single digit. 4:58 minutes left in a quarter McRae hits a 3-pointer as a lead cut to 5 points.
34.6 second left in 2nd quarter , LeBron James shot blocked by Turner. After the end of a first half Indiana Pacers took a lead of 6 points.
|Kyle Korver passed Jason Kidd For 7th all time 3 points FGM in NBA history. Four straight games with 15+ treys from deep ,1st time In Cavs History.|
11:50 minutes remaining in 3rd quarter , Irving made an ally-oop pass to LeBron James , LeBron Scored 2-pointer on Ally-oop. Cavs cut a lead to 4 points. Allen made a bad pass , DeAndre Liggind steals a ball and scored 2 points.
9:37 remaining in 3rd quarter , Paul George layup was blocked by James , Now James made 800 blocks in his career. Kevin Love's 2 points play levelled a game for Cavs.
8:43 minutes left in 3rd quarter ,A basket by Kyrie Irving and he was tripped by Teague which put Kyrie on free-throw line. Cavs got 3 points lead in a game. Cavs made 17-6 run in 5 minutes in 3rd quarter which put Indiana Pacers out of a game. Cavs took 11 points lead in a game.
the third period is when this game changed. Trailing by six at halftime, the Cavs demolished the Pacers 40-18 in the third and led 97-81 when it was over.
Both teams were nearly matched in 4th quarter. Match went into a favour of Cavaliers. Cavaliers end Indiana Pacers 7 games winning streak. They also ended winning run of Washington Wizards where Wizards won their last 7 games until they lost to Cavs.
Coach Tyronn Lue speculated Wednesday morning that a heavy workload for James against the Pacers may force him to the sidelines against the Thunder.
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