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  1. League: NBA
  2. Atlanta vs. Indiana
    9:27 1st
    7 8 ATL
    7 1 IND
  3. Brooklyn vs. Toronto
    94 6 BKN
    87 3 TOR
  4. Golden State vs. LA Clippers
    109 6 GS
    105 3 LAC
  5. Memphis vs. Oklahoma City
    9:30 PM
    7 MEM
    2 OKC
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Anthony Davis's 30 carries Pelicans past Cavaliers

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Anthony Davis put up 30 points and notched 8 blocks to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers, 100-89. The Pelicans had an impressive game shooting the ball in this game, finishing 39-74 (52.7%). New Orleans (19-25) has now won three straight.

Davis shot 12-18 from the field and 6-7 from the free throw line, in a good performance. He also put up 7 rebounds and 3 assists. Other key performers for New Orleans were Eric Gordon with 20 points and 9 assists, and Brian Roberts with 12 points and 6 assists. Despite the loss, Kyrie Irving put up 23 points for Cleveland on 8-17 shooting (1-4 on 3-point attempts), in addition to going 6-6 from the free throw line. Tyler Zeller added 13 points and 10 rebounds.

This drops Cleveland (16-29) to 0-2 against New Orleans on the year.

Coming up, the Pelicans take on the Minnesota Timberwolves, who are 22-22 on the season. The Cavaliers match up against the New York Knicks, currently sitting at 18-27 this year. The Pelicans are 0-1 versus Minnesota this season. The Cavaliers are 1-0 versus New York this season.

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