Sunday , Dec , 07 , 2003 C.Y. Ellis

Cleveland Cavaliers Team Report – December 7

=== Cleveland Cavaliers Team Report – December 7 ===

(Sports Network) – Zydrunas Ilgauskas had 19 points and eight rebounds to
lead Cleveland past Atlanta, 95-85, at Gund Arena on Saturday. The Cavaliers
halted an eight-game losing streak.

Jason Kapono added a career-high 16 points off the bench, while rookie phenom
LeBron James finished with eight points, six boards and five assists for the
Cavaliers. All five of Cleveland’s wins have come at home.

Darius Miles had 15 points off the pine and Carlos Boozer chipped in 12 and 10
rebounds in the win for the Cavs, who ended a six-game skid against Atlanta.

With less than six minutes to play in the game, Miles converted a three-point
play for an 84-74 Cleveland lead. The Cavaliers later grabbed their biggest
lead of the game at 93-80 on Kapono’s basket en route to the big win.

Cleveland returns to the court on Tuesday when they host the Toronto Raptors.