The battle between the Cavaliers and Bobcats didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Charlotte was handed a 122-95 defeat on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland was a favorite by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 205.5.
Cleveland got 22 points from Kyrie Irving and another 19 points from Dion Waiters. Shaun Livingston contributed 6 assists, while Marreese Speights cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Bobcats got a 15-point performance from Byron Mullens, who was supported by 14 points from Ramon Sessions. Kemba Walker had 4 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Bismack Biyombo grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cleveland were victorious, as the score was 65-41 at the break.
Cleveland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-37.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Magic. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.