Cleveland ultimately dropped the game by the scored of 102-86 and has been outscored by a combined 58 points in four games. "We haven't really been as good as we should be at this point with just executing".
Needless to say, things aren't great right now for the Wine and Gold, and now Kevin Love is dealing with reported foot soreness.
The Nets maintained a lead over 20 points for most of the fourth quarter, causing many in the crowd at Quicken Loans to head for the exits. According to the Bleacher Report, Cavalier fans are averaging higher attendance at home games (19,432) than the Lakers are with LeBron on their squad (18,997).
DETROIT (110): Johnson 3-5 0-0 7, Griffin 9-13 4-5 26, Drummond 11-17 4-6 26, Jackson 4-12 5-10 16, Bullock 2-10 1-2 5, Pachulia 0-2 2-2 2, I.Smith 4-7 0-0 10, Galloway 3-6 1-2 8, Kennard 4-4 0-0 8, Brown 0-0 0-2 0, Robinson III 1-2 0-0 2.
UP NEXTThe Celtics and Pistons square off in the second leg of their home-and-home series Tuesday night. Equally surprising was Boston's first-half dominance on the glass, where it outrebounded Detroit 30-19 despite the presences of Andre Drummond and Blake Griffin.
Nikola Vucevic led Orlando with 24 points and 11 rebounds.
Kyle Kuzma scored 22 points and JaVale McGee added 21 to complement James' 74th career triple-double, his first with his new team.
The Celtics hit nine 3-pointers in the third quarter after failing to make one in the first half.
James scored 45 points in Game 7 and the Cavaliers survived their toughest test in reaching the NBA Finals for the fourth straight season.
Russell Westbrook had 13 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists, though only landed five for 20. Boston shot just 32 percent in the first half and missed all 11 of its 3-point attempts.