Cleveland Cavaliers Team Report – November 16
=== Cleveland Cavaliers Team Report – November 16 ===
(Sports Network) – LeBron James scored 33 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to
lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 99-88 win over the Golden State Warriors on
Monday at Gund Arena.
Cleveland’s Zydrunas Ilgauskas added 16 points and seven rebounds while
scoring five straight points to spark a 7-0 run midway through the fourth
quarter after the Warriors tied the contest at 81-81.
Jeff McInnis tallied 20 points for the Cavs, who have won four straight after
dropping their first three of the season to move over .500 for the first time
in the James era.
The Cavs outscored the Warriors 42-26 in the paint. James has three double-
doubles in his last four games and three 30-point games this season. The Cavs
have won three straight at home and improved to 3-1 at Gund Arena.
Ilgauskas has scored in double-digits in four straight and five of Cleveland’s
seven games this season. He has averaged 20 points and 8.6 rebounds so far in
the new campaign.
Cleveland is off until Thursday when it visits the expansion Charlotte Bobcats
for the first contest of a home-and-home set. The teams will meet once again
on Saturday at Gund Arena. Thursday’s game will be the first-ever regular-
season contest between the two teams.