Cleveland Cavaliers Team Report – January 16
=== Cleveland Cavaliers Team Report – January 16 ===
(Sports Network) – The Cleveland Cavaliers were denied their fourth road win
of the season on Thursday, as they dropped a 119-102 decision to the Golden
Rookie LeBron James had 29 points, six rebounds and six assists and Eric
Williams contributed 21 points for the Cavaliers, who have lost four of five.
James was 4-of-12 from the floor in the first half and ended the game 8-for-21
from the field. He also had a highlight reel left-handed dunk late in the
The Cavs have dropped six of seven on the road and are just 3-19 away from
home last season. However, their next win on the road will give it more
victories than all of last season on the opposition’s floor.
On the injury front, Kedrick Brown missed the game with a thigh injury, while
Ira Newble was activated from the injured list prior to the game. To make room
for Newble on the roster the team placed J.R. Bremer (ankle) on the injured
Cleveland returns to action on Saturday when they wrap up its six-game
homestand against the Utah Jazz.