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Game #17 - Boston Celtics at Cleveland Cavaliers Game Night Thread

2010/2011 NBA Regular Season
12-4(5-3 Road) 7-9(4-4 Home)
November 30th, 2010
Quicken Loans Arena
7:00 PM
Radio - WTAM 1100 / TV - FSOhio HD
Probable starters:
Rajon Rondo PG Mo Williams
Ray Allen SG Anthony Parker
Paul Pierce SF Joey Graham
Kevin Garnett PF J.J. Hickson
Shaquille O`Neal C Anderson Varejao

3-in the Key

1. The Cavs have won three of their last four games against Boston and are outscoring the Celtics 105.0-96.3 in that span.

2. Cleveland beat Boston 95-87 to open the Cavs season on October 27. The Cavs had six players score in double figures in the game, led by J.J. Hickson, 21 points on 8-11 (.727) shooting, and six rebounds and Daniel Gibson gave with 16 points, including 11 in the fourth quarter.

3. The Cavs bench scored 31 points against Memphis Saturday night and currently rank 1st in the NBA in bench scoring averaging 44.9 ppg, 2.7 ppg higher than 2nd (Philadelphia - 42.2 ppg). The Cavs’ bench has outscored their opponents in all but three games this season. On the year, the Cavs bench has outscored their opponent 719 (44.9 ppg) to 481 (30.1 ppg).