Cavaliers Squeak By Wizards for 2nd Straight - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Cavaliers squeak by Wizards for 2nd straight


Kyrie Irving threw down 26 points and dished out 8 assists, and Tristan Thompson added a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds, including a crucial three-point play late, as the Cavaliers held off the Wizards for their second straight win, 87-84 at Verizon Center.

Emeka Okafor scored 17 points for the Wizards, as did Jordan Crawford, who came off the bench to spark Washington.

But Dion Waiters hit a huge "3" late in the fourth quarter, and Daniel Gibson added 10 off the bench to make the difference.

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