The cavaliers took the lead mid way through the 1st quarter in Orlando on Wednesday and never looked back blowing out the Magic 119-98.

Kyrie Irving had a triumphant return scoring 17 points and adding 8 assists and Dion Waiters led the team with 26 points. Spencer Hawes and Tristan Thompson each had 20 points and paced the Cavs dominance inside as they outscored Orlando 64-32 in the paint and winning on the boards 37-34.

The Cavs led 35-27 after the 1st and Orlando would not get any closer for the rest of the game. Their biggest lead was 25 points when they led 90-65 late in the 3rd. 

The Cavs will play the Atlanta Hawks on Friday who lead the Cavs for the final playoff spot in the East by 2.5 games.


Arnie Hamilton

WTAM Sports