Cavs Pull Away In Preseason Opener

Cleveland (WOIO) - No Columbus Day celebration for Sienna.  The Italian team, in town on Monday to take on the Cavaliers, stayed with the Cavs for most of the game, before the hosts pulled away, 91-85 at Quicken Loans Arena.

Samardo Samuels led the way with a team-high 14 points, Donald Sloan added 13, and Dion Waiters, the fourth overall pick in June's draft, added 11 for the Cavaliers.

Kyrie Irving scored 10 points and dished out 3 assists in 21 minutes.