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Game #27 - New York Knicks at Cleveland Cavaliers Open Thread

2010/2011 NBA Regular Season
16-11(10-4 Road) 7-19(4-7 Home)
December 18, 2010
Quicken Loans Arena
7:30 PM
Radio - WTAM 1100 / TV - FSOhio HD
Probable starters:
Raymond Felton PG Mo Williams
Landry Fields SG Daniel Gibson
Wilson Chandler SF Anthony Parker
Danilo Gallinari PF Antawn Jamison
Amare Stoudemire C Anderson Varejao

1. Cleveland has won three of their last four against the Pacers on the road and are outscoring Indiana 101.3-94.3 in those games.

2. Cleveland's bench ranks 1st in the NBA in bench scoring, averaging 41.8 ppg. The Cavs' bench has outscored their opponents in all but nine games this season. On the year, the Cavs bench has outscored their opponent 41.8 ppg to 32.3 ppg.

3. Anderson Varejao pulled down a game-high 15 rebounds, including six offensive boards, to go along with 18 points in 40 minutes Wednesday against Miami while recording his sixth double-double of the season. With his 16 rebounds against Oklahoma City Sunday night, Varejao is the first Cavalier since Zydrunas Ilgauskas in February of 2005 to record back-to-back games with at least 15 rebounds.