The Cleveland Cavaliers basketball players began with a victory in the preseason games, after winning at home with 117:102.
The champions played solid defense and showed good shot, once led by 28 points before the last quarter in which the defense had made honorable defeat.
One of the heroes in winning the title in June, Irving got a break and was nor involved in the conflict, as well as from other starters – Tristan Thompson.
Superstar LeBron James scored 7 points in 13 minutes on the court, having missed only one of dour shots. Kevin Love scored 8 points for the same time.
Coach Lou predictably allow most of the reserves and the players who are hoping to get a permanent contract with the team, to show their qualities. Jordan Mcrae for instance scored 20 points, Kay Felder added 14 and Jonathan Wilson and Channing Frye added 12.