The Cavs extended their win streak to six on Wednesday night beating the Orlando Magic 101-93 despite playing without Anderson Varejao and Dion Waiters.

The Cavs started the game were they left off Tuesday night against the Sixers and led 26-11 after the 1st quarter and by 21 at half. Orlando controlled the 3rd Quarter and outscored the Cavs 32-17 and cut the Cavs lead to 2 points late in the fourth quarter before the Cavs pulled away late with a Luol Deng jumper from the corner.

Kyrie Irving continued his solid all around play with 22 points, 7 rebounds, and 7 assists. The Cavs big men controlled the paint for 3 of the 4 quarters with both Tyler Zeller and Tristan Thompson scoring 16 points and Thompson adding 13 rebounds.

The Cavs held Orlando below 40% shooting from the floor and out rebounded the Magic 51-45. The Cavs travel to Toronto on Friday night to take on the Raptors.


Arnie Hamilton

WTAM Sports