Cavaliers Down Milwaukee 113-108 - Match Report
The Bucks were burned for 35 points by Kyrie Irving on Friday as the Cavaliers picked up a 113-108 win at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 202.5.
Cleveland got 18 points from Tristan Thompson and another 16 points from Dion Waiters. Luke Walton contributed 7 assists, while Alonzo Gee cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Milwaukee got 30 points from Ersan Ilyasova in a losing cause and another 21 points from Monta Ellis. Brandon Jennings contributed 12 assists for the Bucks, while Larry Sanders had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Milwaukee were victorious, as the score was 59-50 at the break.
Cleveland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-41.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head home to face Golden State.