"Some of those threes go down and the lead gets bigger and bigger".
Right now, Cleveland will just have to address these internal issues at a later time as they have another game tomorrow against the 8-seeded Indiana Pacers to close out their forgettable 3-game road trip.
"It feels good, but it's a long season", a more subdued Stephenson said in the locker room.
"Defensively everybody's on an island playing defense by themselves".
The Pacers have had numerous comebacks this season, and on Friday night, they did it again. Maybe LeBron's time in Cleveland is, after all, coming to an end.
Rookie Jayson Tatum helped turn the tide, scoring 11 of his 16 points in the decisive third period.
The Toronto Raptors look to keep the ball rolling after winning 12 of their last 15 games. The four-time MVP almost had another triple-double, finishing the game with 27 points, 11 assists, and eight rebounds. They hit 18 3-pointers, a season-high for 3s allowed by the Cavs. The Cavaliers' regular-season play has gone in patches of mediocrity and stretches of brilliance so far, but there is still the sense that they are just waiting to explode in the postseason.
Another divisional round, another Saturday home game for the Patriots
Hogan attempted to return December 11 for the "Monday Night Football " game at Miami but caught one pass and was visibly limited. Saturday will tell us a lot about that but when it comes to the Titans, they have some questions to answer as well.
The four-time MVP wasn't amused. "That's all. He's a little dirty". "I should have known". My bags have been half-packed since I got here. They caught me on the retaliation. The Pacers then took their first lead since the opening minutes on Darren Collison's corner jumper with 10.1 seconds left in the frame, and - rather stunningly - led heading into the fourth quarter. I definitely never had nobody in my family that played in the National Basketball Association and retired, so, it'll be the same. They are the only team in the league to rank in the top five in both 3-point attempts per game (3rd, 33.0) and 3-point percentage (4th, 37.9%).
James stepped out of bounds with 1.7 seconds to go, a call that was confirmed by video replay.
"It's hard to get into his head, but tonight was [different]", Stephenson said. "And they don't know how much of their future they want to try to mortgage to try and win this year", Wojnarowski said during an appearance on ESPN's "SportsCenter", via NESN. Just got to find a way to get out of it. Eastern Conference, 9-4 ATS in their last 13 Saturday games and 1-9 ATS in their last 10 vs. NBA Atlantic.
Karl-Anthony Towns finished with 23 points and 15 rebounds in the Minnesota Timberwolves' 118-108 home win over the New York Knicks. While trading for a two-way wing player would be very beneficial, a rim protector would also be incredibly helpful for a team like the Cavs.
While murky in its meaning, Lue's "agenda" comment may light a fire under some Cavs' players.
IN played without starting center for the second straight game.