Cavaliers Down Brooklyn 114-85 - Match Report
The battle between the Cavaliers and Nets didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Brooklyn was handed a 114-85 defeat on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 198.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tyler Zeller had 22 points for Cleveland and Dion Waiters chipped in with 19 points. Jarrett Jack had 9 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tyler Zeller was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Brooklyn got 20 points from Marcus Thornton in a losing cause and another 20 points from Andray Blatche. Mason Plumlee contributed 6 assists for the Nets, while Andray Blatche had 12 rebounds.
Cleveland led at halftime, 51-49.
Cleveland had a 51-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.