Nets Fall 98-82 Against Cleveland - Game Recap
Cleveland got 23 points from Antawn Jamison en route to a 98-82 victory over New Jersey on Sunday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
Daniel Gibson had 19 points for Cleveland and Kyrie Irving chipped in with 13 points. Ramon Sessions had 8 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Nets got a 16-point performance from Deron Williams, who was supported by 15 points from Anthony Morrow. Deron Williams had 5 assists in a losing cause for New Jersey, while Mehmet Okur grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Jersey were victorious, as the score was 49-43 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 36 boards, while New Jersey only had 32.
Cleveland heads into a battle against the Bobcats. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.