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Cavaliers vs. Hawks Final Score: Cleveland stumbles in 4th, lose 102-94

The Cleveland Cavaliers' win streak ended at two games. Without Anderson Varejao again, the Cavs lost to the Hawks 102-94 at home.


The Cleveland Cavaliers are no longer streaking. After consecutive wins against the Milwaukee Bucks and Washington Wizards, the Cavaliers lost at home against the Atlanta Hawks, 102-94. The Cavs led 94-93, but allowed the Hawks to go on a 9-0 run to close out the game.

FINAL - 12.28.2012 1 2 3 4 TOTAL
Atlanta Hawks 25 30 20 27 102
Cleveland Cavaliers 26 28 26 14 94


Kyrie Irving led the Cavaliers with 28 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, and 4 steals. He went back and forth with Atlanta's Jeff Teague, who scored 27 points.

Dion Waiters had a great first half, but was awful in the second half. He missed his last 7 shots attempts.

Tristan Thompson's double-double streak ended tonight as he registered just 8 points and 8 rebounds. Anderson Varejao missed his 5th straight game with a knee bruise.

Daniel Gibson left the game with a head injury and did not return. We're not sure what's going on with that injury at the moment.

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The Cavs fall to 7-24 and will travel to Brooklyn to play the Nets tomorrow night at 7:30.