Cavs(40-16) vs Knicks(23-35)
|LeBron James registered his 6th triple-double of a season.|
Cavs registered their 10th straight win over Ney York Knicks and made 4 game winning streak. LaBron James recorded his 48th career triple-double and 6th of the season. Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis, the team’s second-leading scorer, left the game with a sprained right ankle in the second quarter and didn’t return.
10:09 minutes remaining in 1st quarter , Thompson blocked a shot of Darrick Rose. 7:33 remaining in 1st quarter , Anthony made three pointer , 6 points lead to New York Knicks. 5:12 minute remaining in quarter Derrick Rose lay up gave 8 points lead to Cavs. 3:58 minutes remaining in 1st quarter another shot blocked by Thompson. Thompson blocked Once again Derrick Rose's Lay up shot. 3:23 minute remaining LeBron run with a ball down a middle and hammered a rim with a powerful Dunk. 3:02 remaining in quarter Korver hit 3 pointer , assisted by Kyrie Irving. Cavs took a 1 point lead despite Knicks took an early advantage in 1st quarter.
10:57 minutes remaining in 2nd quarter , Williams made a three points shot , assisted by Kyle Korver. 8:11 remaining in quarter LeBron James scored 2 points with dunk despite two player defending him. 4:02 remaining in 2nd quarter , Kyrie Irving 3-pointer gave 10 points lead to Cavs.
33.7 seconds remaining , 2nd quarter , LeBron James blocked D. Rose's shot. Cavs ended a second quarter with Shumpert's 3 pointer. Cavs outscored Knicks with 35-18 and took a lead of 18 points after first half.
8:24 remaining in 3rd quarter , A good drive by Rose , He made 2 points by scoring on Layup , Cut a lead to 10 points. 1:34 remaining in 3rd quarter , Anthony scored 2 points and Knicks cut a lead to 9 points. Jennings 3 made 8 points game. Knicks outscored Cavs 28-18.
10:48 remaining in 4th quarter Kyle Korver hit 3-pointer , assisted by LeBron James. Cavs hit back to back 3-pointers in a start of 4th quarter and extend a lead to 14 points. Cavs started a quarter with 8-0 run over Knicks. 5:45 in 4th quarter Kyle Korver 3-pointer gave 19 points lead to Cavs. Cavs took a last quarter with 8 points advantage and win a game with ease.
Cavaliers: Host Chicago on Saturday night. Bulls won both of their games against Cavs in This season and they have upper hand.
Knicks: Host Philadelphia on Saturday night.
James said , “ I’ve always felt good about the team,Coming into the season, even in January I felt good about our team, but you know, it’s just about the way we were playing. So now I feel really good about the way we’re playing right now.”
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