Wednesday, 8 February 2017

NBA : Kyle Korver scores 29 points as Cavaliers wins a game against Indiana Pacers.

                           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.

                            For Cavaliers :

LeBron JamesF38691125
Kevin LoveF341021114
Kyrie IrvingG34072029
Kyle Korver26500029
Triston ThompsonC35102016
DeAndre LigginsG1601308

                            For Indiana Pacers :     

Paul GeorgeF37862122
CJ MilesG34400123
Jeff TeagueG345142022
Monta Ellis24231013
Myles TurnerC39700016







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