New Jersey Defeats Cleveland 95-87 - Recap
|New Jersey Defeats Cleveland 95-87 - Recap|
The Cavaliers were burned for 31 points by Devin Harris on Wednesday as the Nets picked up a 95-87 win at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Nets were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 193.5.
New Jersey got 21 points from Anthony Morrow and another 13 points from Kris Humphries. Devin Harris contributed 9 assists, while Kris Humphries cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
Cleveland got 15 points from J.J. Hickson in a losing cause and another 14 points from Antawn Jamison. Anthony Parker contributed 5 assists for the Cavaliers, while Antawn Jamison had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cleveland were victorious, as the score was 52-42 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New Jersey as they grabbed 48 boards, while Cleveland only had 40.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Magic. Cleveland, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.