Cavaliers Down Philadelphia 127-125 - Match Report
Cleveland got 39 points from Kyrie Irving en route to a 127-125 victory over Philadelphia on Saturday at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Cavaliers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 200.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Cleveland got 24 points from Dion Waiters and another 20 points from Jarrett Jack. Kyrie Irving contributed 12 assists, while Anderson Varejao cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 31 points from Evan Turner in a losing cause and another 29 points from Thaddeus Young. Michael Carter-Williams contributed 13 assists for the 76ers, while Spencer Hawes had 11 rebounds.
Cleveland led at halftime, 53-48.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 50 boards, while Philadelphia only had 44.
Cleveland heads into a battle against the Bulls. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.