Cavaliers Fall 98-94 Against New Jersey - Game Recap
The Nets grabbed a 98-94 win over the Cavaliers on Wednesday, behind an 18 -point effort from Kris Humphries at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Nets were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 191.5.
Brook Lopez had 18 points for New Jersey and Sasha Vujacic chipped in with 18 points. Jordan Farmar had 10 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 23 boards.
The Cavaliers got a 21-point performance from Ramon Sessions, who was supported by 17 points from J.J. Hickson. Anthony Parker had 4 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while J.J. Hickson grabbed 17 rebounds.
New Jersey trailed at halftime, 42-39.
Cleveland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 58-56.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act on the road to face Orlando looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Detroit.