New York vs Cleveland Wrap - Cleveland Wins 98-90
The Cavaliers grabbed a 98-90 win over the Knicks on Friday, behind a 21-point effort from Kyrie Irving at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland was an underdog by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 195.5.
Cleveland got 19 points from Manny Harris and another 15 points from Samardo Samuels. Antawn Jamison contributed 5 assists, while Manny Harris cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
New York got 15 points from Amar'e Stoudemire in a losing cause and another 15 points from Steve Novak. Toney Douglas contributed 6 assists for the Knicks, while Toney Douglas had 9 rebounds.
The Cavaliers hit the break leading 45-34 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 52 boards, while New York only had 32.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Spurs. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.