Cavs blow 22-point lead vs. Pacers, lose third straight

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He made play after play down the stretch, and when the game was over, the Pacers' showman was celebrating.

Cameroon's Joel Embiid added 16 points and Aussie Ben Simmons chipped in 15 for Philadelphia and for a time it looked as if the eighth regular-season National Basketball Association game to be played in London could see the 76ers on the right side of the kind of blowout that fans there saw a year ago, when the Denver Nuggets trounced the Indiana Pacers 140-112.

It was the first meeting between the two since the Cavaliers easily swept the Raptors out of the Eastern Conference semif-inals last May. "I think it sends that message to everyone in the locker room".

With the win, the Pacers have clinched the season series over the Cavs. Maybe LeBron's time in Cleveland is, after all, coming to an end.

Toronto only added another three-pointer in the fourth quarter, but with the game well out of hand most of the period was played by both team's least-used bench players.

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Stephenson had plenty of help. scored 22 points and had 19. I just like playing ball the right way, getting guys involved and winning the game also.

Lance Stephenson's stat line for the game looked like this: 16 points, 11 rebounds, four assists, and a whole lot of air guitar. Instead, he made the free throw which allowed the Cavs to throw the ball the length of the floor, but the Pacers were able to hold on.

The two teams will wrap up their 4-game season series on January 26 in Cleveland.

That love affair has apparently ended as Thompson is not putting in the production that he once did and it started in the 2017 NBA Finals when he was being out-rebounded by Stephen Curry at times. "I should have known".

"I've got a 10-year-old boy [Bryce], 3-year-old girl [Zhuri]". They caught me on the retaliation. Tonight's game at IN marks the finale of the road swing. When a reporter referenced the comment, James was quick to point out that he never said the Cavs were guaranteed a rebirth in the playoffs.

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The Clippers led 106-92 early in the fourth before the Kings rallied to go ahead 113-112 on Bogdan Bogdanovich's layup with 2:10 remaining. The switch went back. A desperation shot by James at the buzzer then fell short.

"It's hard to get into his head, but tonight was [different]", Stephenson said.

"We just needed to settle down and focus", Nate McMillan said. (13), Bryce Maximus (10), and Zhuri (3). The Raptors are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Saturday games, 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games.

CJ Miles scored 16 points, Pascal Siakam and Norm Powell each had 14 and DeMar DeRozan 13 for the Raptors, who were without point guard Kyle Lowry (bruised tailbone) and forward Serge Ibaka (suspension).

Tyronn Lue of the Cleveland Cavaliers at American Airlines Center on November 11, 2017 in Dallas, Texas.

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