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2018 Schedule
2-1, 1st in Central
Orlando makes 17 3-pointers in big win against Cavs (1:05)
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4hDave McMenamin

Cavs' Wade after big loss: Still searching for role

Dwyane Wade said after the Cavs' blowout loss on Saturday to the Magic that he is struggling on what exactly is his role with the team. Despite being reunited with LeBron James, Wade admited he is still "just trying to find my way."

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

LeBron James had 22 points on Saturday but had a plus-minus or minus-31 in 31 minutes in the Cleveland Cavaliers' surprising 114-93 loss to the Orlando Magic.

LeBron's stuff leads to Wade's 3 (0:28)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cavs' bench isn't quite capturing the same magic it had against Milwaukee tonight against the Magic. Orlando is outscoring Cleveland's reserves 14-9 at the half and the Cavs trail by 11 overall.

LeBron's long pass to Love ends with layup (0:25)
LeBron spins away from Fournier for slam (0:19)
LeBron takes rookie Isaac to school (0:20)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Orlando Magic coach Frank Vogel says it's "unlikely" Aaron Gordon plays against Cleveland, however Gordon will test out his sore left ankle during pregame warmups to make the final determination. Elfrid Payton (strained left hamstring) is out.

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11hDave McMenamin

NBA upgrades call on Rose injury to flagrant 1

After reviewing the call against the Bucks' Greg Monroe that led to an injury to the Cavs' Derrick Rose, the NBA upgraded the foul to a flagrant 1.


Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyrie Irving acknowledged a profane outburst to a Philly fan that yelled at him about LeBron James on Friday. Does he regret it? "Hell no."

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyrie Irving acknowledged a profane outburst he directed at a fan in Philadelphia who yelled at him about LeBron James. Irving says he's been in touch with the league about it. He is unsure if he will be fined but did stress that he shouldn't have reacted.

Greek Freak shines, with the King getting the win (0:56)
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1dDave McMenamin

Cavs' Rose sprains ankle, upset foul not flagrant

Cavaliers guard Derrick Rose left Friday's game in Milwaukee with a sprained left ankle stemming from a hit by Bucks enter Greg Monroe that the former MVP said should have been called a flagrant foul.

Cavs were prepared for Giannis (0:48)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Giannis Antetokounmpo to ESPN when asked how he's improved the most in his five years in the league: "I think my mentality. The way I approach the game. The way I approach just a simple practice. That's my mentality. I take this more serious. I'm not taking this for granted no more. I think my rookie I was just having fun. I was 18 and I was living the American dream. Now, I think it's like, it's time to like work hard and achieve goals and do whatever it takes for your team to win. So I think my mentality has changed since my rookie year."

Cavs top the Bucks with an impressive night from LeBron (2:43)
LeBron gets the better of Giannis (1:39)
LeBron swats away Giannis' layup (0:32)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cavs bench ranked 29th in the league in bench scoring last season at 29.1 points per game. Tonight Cleveland's reserves are outscoring Milwaukee's second unit 40-17 late in the fourth quarter.

LeBron shows off the hops on putback (0:24)
Love finds LeBron for the oop (0:18)

Jim Witalka ESPN Producer 

Playoff atmosphere in Milwaukee tonight.

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.717th
Rebounds Per Game46.0Tied-12th
Assists Per Game19.7Tied-23rd
Points Allowed103.314th

Team History


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