Charlotte Defeats Cleveland 101-92 - Recap
|Charlotte Defeats Cleveland 101-92 - Recap|
Stephen Jackson went off for 38 points and added 6 rebounds leading Charlotte to a 101-92 win over Cleveland on Wednesday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Charlotte won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 198.5.
Charlotte got 28 points from D.J. Augustin and another 9 points from Gerald Wallace. D.J. Augustin contributed 6 assists, while Gerald Wallace cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Cleveland got 22 points from Ramon Sessions in a losing cause and another 18 points from Antawn Jamison. Anthony Parker contributed 6 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 10 rebounds.
Charlotte led at halftime, 57-44.
The rebound battle favored Charlotte as they grabbed 41 boards, while Cleveland only had 38.
Charlotte heads into a battle against the Warriors. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.