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NBA Game Summary - Orlando at Cleveland



(Wednesday, February 19th)

Final Score: Cleveland 101, Orlando 93

Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Kyrie Irving scored 22 points with seven assists and seven rebounds to help the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 101-93 win over the Orlando Magic at Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday.

Luol Deng tallied 17 points, Tyler Zeller chipped in 16, and Tristan Thompson had 16 points with 14 rebounds in the Cavs' sixth straight win both overall and against Orlando.

The overall streak is Cleveland's longest since an eight-game run from March 8-24, 2010, when LeBron James roamed the sidelines for the Cavs.

Arron Afflalo paced the struggling Magic with 23 points, while Nikola Vucevic deposited a 20-point, 12-rebound double-double. Orlando has now lost 14 straight games on the road and three straight overall.

The club is two games shy of the franchise record road losing skid which was set from Jan. 27-March 21, 2006.

Cleveland led by 21 early in the third quarter when Harris made back-to-back 3-pointers to jumpstart a 25-8 run and cut the deficit to four heading into the fourth quarter.

Victor Oladipo netted the first points of the final frame to cut the deficit in half, but Cleveland responded with a quick 7-2 run to push the margin to 79-72 with just under nine minutes left.

The Cavs kept Orlando at arm's length when Afflalo capped an 8-2 run with a three-point play to pull the Magic within two, 89-87, with 2:07 remaining.

Zeller followed with a three-point play to make it a five-point spread with under two to play.

The Cleveland lead remained five when some crisp ball movement helped seal it, as the ball whipped around the arc with Irving zipping it to a wide-open Deng, who buried a 3 with 35.9 seconds left.

"We're a little more comfortable with what we're doing down the stretch," Cavs head coach Mike Brown said.

Earlier, Irving scored 10 consecutive points for Cleveland as the Cavs opened the first quarter on a 15-2 burst.

Vucevic tipped in a Glen Davis miss 4:25 into the game to open the scoring for Orlando, and the next basket didn't come for another 2:37 when Kyle O'Quinn made a jumper.

"We came out slow and sloppy," Vucevic said.

Cleveland's lead swelled to 18, 24-6, following a Thompson dunk with 1 1/2 minutes left in the first and the Cavs led 26-11 heading into the second.

Orlando shot 3-for-21 from the floor in the first quarter, including 1-for-6 from beyond the arc.

Late in the second, Irving followed a trey from Jarrett Jack with a 3-pointer of his own to give the Cavs a 55-36 lead at halftime.

Game Notes

Dion Waiters (hyperextended knee) and Anderson Varejao (sore back) missed the contest for Cleveland. Waiters injured his knee on Tuesday night in Philadelphia, while Varejao missed his fourth consecutive tilt ... Cleveland outrebounded Orlando 51-45 ... Jack scored 10 points in the win ... Orlando did not lead at one time ... O'Quinn scored 10 points off the bench in the setback.

02/20 00:15:15 ET

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Atlantic W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Toronto 48 34 .585 --- 26-15 22-19 32-20 L 1
x-Brooklyn 44 38 .537 4 28-13 16-25 26-26 L 2
New York 37 45 .451 11 19-22 18-23 26-26 W 4
Boston 25 57 .305 23 16-25 9-32 21-31 L 2
Philadelphia 19 63 .232 29 10-31 9-32 14-38 W 2
 
Central W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Indiana 56 26 .683 --- 35-6 21-20 38-14 W 2
x-Chicago 48 34 .585 8 27-14 21-20 35-17 L 1
Cleveland 33 49 .402 23 19-22 14-27 21-31 W 1
Detroit 29 53 .354 27 17-24 12-29 23-29 L 4
Milwaukee 15 67 .183 41 10-31 5-36 12-40 L 3
 
Southeast W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Miami 54 28 .659 --- 32-9 22-19 34-18 L 3
x-Washington 44 38 .537 10 22-19 22-19 33-19 W 4
x-Charlotte 43 39 .524 11 25-16 18-23 30-22 W 3
x-Atlanta 38 44 .463 16 24-17 14-27 28-24 W 1
Orlando 23 59 .280 31 19-22 4-37 17-35 L 4
 
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y= clinched division title
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Northwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Oklahoma City 59 23 .720 --- 34-7 25-16 36-16 W 1
x-Portland 54 28 .659 5 31-10 23-18 31-21 W 5
Minnesota 40 42 .488 19 24-17 16-25 23-29 L 3
Denver 36 46 .439 23 22-19 14-27 20-32 L 2
Utah 25 57 .305 34 16-25 9-32 13-39 W 1
 
Pacific W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-LA Clippers 57 25 .695 --- 34-7 23-18 36-16 L 1
x-Golden State 51 31 .622 6 27-14 24-17 31-21 W 2
Phoenix 48 34 .585 9 26-15 22-19 28-24 W 1
Sacramento 28 54 .341 29 17-24 11-30 15-37 L 1
LA Lakers 27 55 .329 30 14-27 13-28 15-37 W 2
 
Southwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-San Antonio 62 20 .756 --- 32-9 30-11 38-14 L 2
x-Houston 54 28 .659 8 33-8 21-20 31-21 L 1
x-Memphis 50 32 .610 12 27-14 23-18 29-23 W 5
x-Dallas 49 33 .598 13 26-15 23-18 29-23 L 1
New Orleans 34 48 .415 28 22-19 12-29 15-37 W 2
 
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