Atlanta Hawks has re-signed a miracle. And now they are 2 consecutive against Cleveland Cavaliers! The first was to win 100-114 in Ohio by reserving all his major players. The second came today after beating 126-125 with 26 points in the final quarter.
Cleveland was convincing. And sweeping. At the Philips Arena. First quarter: 21-38. Rest: 46-65. End of the third act: 67-93. Remaining 12 minutes, Ohio won by 26 points. Well, they missed the match!
Tremendous partial in the fourth quarter: 44-18 to force the extra time. A basket of Paul Millsap on the horn tied the match to 111. And forced that extra time of 5 minutes. In the prolongation he was eliminated by LeBron James fouls. And Atlanta ended up winning 126-125. Now, Cleveland has a 51-29 mark. The same from Boston. Both fight for the first place in the East.
Brutal Irving and James
Cavs fell incomprehensibly. He did so despite the triumphs of Kyrie Irving and LeBron James. The base had 45 points and 9 assists. Also, a huge 8 out of 12 from the triple. James got a new triple-double. With 32 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists. No one else really contributed to the game in the visitors.
Paul Millsap was the local hero forcing overtime. He scored 22 points and grabbed 9 rebounds. Infallible from the free. In addition, 21 points from Tim Hardaway Jr .. and 19 points from Dwight Howard.
Spaniard José Manuel Calderón played 12 minutes. He signed 2 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists.