Charlotte Defeats Cleveland 90-84 - Recap
The Bobcats grabbed a 90-84 win over the Cavaliers on Friday, behind a 23-point effort from Kemba Walker at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Charlotte was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 188.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 15 points for Charlotte and Bismack Biyombo chipped in with 11 points. Josh McRoberts had 8 assists for the Bobcats, while Bismack Biyombo was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Cavaliers got a 22-point performance from C.J. Miles, who was supported by 21 points from Tristan Thompson. Kyrie Irving had 7 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Tristan Thompson grabbed 11 rebounds.
Charlotte led at halftime, 54-49.
Cleveland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-37.
Next game, Charlotte takes its act on the road to face New Orleans looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Indiana.