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Final Score: Cleveland Cavaliers cruise past Washington Wizards 114-90

That was an easy night of work.

Washington Wizards v Cleveland Cavaliers Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images

The Cleveland Cavaliers absolutely cruised against the Washington Wizards on Friday night, taking home a 114-90 win.

Nightly Notables

Donovan Mitchell, in just 25 minutes, had 26 points on 8-15 shooting to go with 4 assists and 3 turnovers. Jarrett Allen, Caris LeVert, Sam Merrill and Georges Niang all finished in double figures as well. Cleveland finished the night shooting 53.2% from the field and a scorching 48.5% from three.

Tl;dr: The Cavs were really good on offense against the Wizards.

Well, that happened…

Quiet night for Max Strus overall (just 9 points on 4-6 shooting and 1-3 from three), but this was a straight up poster for him. His shooting is his best skill, but the way he can cut off ball is winning basketball.

Also: This was not the biggest night for Craig Porter Jr. But this is an adult finish.

Big Picture

This was a pretty direct take care of business win for Cleveland. Washington is awful — there’s a reason the Cavs were 10.5 point favorites in his game despite being down Darius Garland and Evan Mobley — but a win is a win. In a tightly competive Eastern Cofnernece every single game matters.

Up next: The Cavs host the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday. Tipoff is at 1 p.m. and is the Cavs’ last game before they head to Paris to play the Brooklyn Nets.