November 8, 2022 (Jack87 News) – The NBA regular season continues with the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers staged a good reversal show in the second half, and finally defeated the Lakers 114-110 after four quarters. BK8 Mitchell and his new team won 8 consecutive victories while Lebron and his teammates suffered 2 consecutive losses.
The specific scores: 30-36, 28-28, 29-16, 27-20 (Cavaliers in front)
On the Cavaliers side, Mitchell slammed 33 points and 5 rebounds, Garland contributed 24 points, 4 rebounds and 7 assists, Allen bagged 16 points, 11 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 blocks, LeVert penned 12 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists, Kevin Love chalked 10 points and 10 rebounds.
On the Lakers side, James had 27 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists, Davis scored 19 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists, Westbrook added 19 points, 3 rebounds, 10 assists and 2 steals, and Brown slammed 12 points and 6 rebounds.
In this game, Beverley was absent due to illness. Boda8 Anthony Davis completed an alley-oop dunk and the Lakers led 9-2 in the opening of the game. After Mitchell made 4 consecutive free throws, Westbrook made 2 consecutive three-pointers off the bench, helping the Lakers gain a double-digit advantage. LeVert responded with color on the outside, and then Davis scored 2 points. In the second half of the quarter, the Cavaliers scored consecutive points to narrow the difference to 6 points. After the first quarter, the Lakers led the Cavaliers 36-30 where Mitchell scored already had 15 points.
At the beginning of the second quarter, the Lakers maintained the lead, and Anthony Davis’ attack caused huge trouble for the Cavaliers. Westbrook sent a wonderful pass to him and succesfully staged a dunk. Westbrook made 2 free throws, followed by Mitchell scoring 2 points. At the end of the first half, the Lakers led the Cavaliers 64-58.
After the start of the third quarter, the Cavaliers played a 9-2 attack wave to overtake 1 point and stopped the Lakers. After the timeout, James scored 8 points in a row, and the Lakers stabilized the situation and tied the score at 80. However, in the last 2 minutes of the quarter, the Lakers had problems in offense and defense in which the Cavaliers scored 7 points in a row to re-establish their advantage. After three quarters, the Cavaliers led87-80 where the Lakers have a net negative of 13 points in a single quarter!
After the beginning of the final quarter, the Cavaliers played a 15-5 attack wave, now leading by 17 points. Westbrook made 2 free throws, then James made a fast break layup with a foul. James hit a three-pointer, Ryan scored 2 three-pointers in a row, and the Lakers narrowed the point difference 100-109 Bet99. A minute and 38 seconds before the end of the game, Mitchell completed a 2+1 attack to help the Cavaliers seal the victory.