Charlotte Defeats Cleveland 101-92 - Recap
|Charlotte Defeats Cleveland 101-92 - Recap|
Charlotte got 28 points from Al Jefferson en route to a 101-92 victory over Cleveland on Friday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Charlotte was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 198.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kemba Walker had 20 points for Charlotte and Chris Douglas-Roberts chipped in with 14 points. Kemba Walker had 14 assists for the Bobcats, while Chris Douglas-Roberts was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Cleveland got 19 points from Luol Deng in a losing cause and another 19 points from Dion Waiters. Jarrett Jack contributed 6 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson had 8 rebounds.
Charlotte led at halftime, 55-50.
Cleveland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.
Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Grizzlies. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.