Even in the absence of rookie point guard Kyrie Irving, the Cleveland Cavaliers have a strong chance of coming away with a victory against the league-worst Charlotte Bobcats. Having won just three games on the road and seven games for the entire season, odds are certainly in Cleveland's favor.
The Bobcats are having a season that rivals that of the Cavaliers last year. For fans it is never fun when your team is a lost cause. We know that all to well here in Cleveland.
The Cleveland Cavaliers will take on the Charlotte Bobcats at the Quicken Loans Arena located in Cleveland, Ohio on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 7 p.m. EDT.
Cleveland comes into the game having lost their last game and with an 18-36 record. They are 9-18 on their home court and have won just one of their last 10 games.
Charlotte enters the matchup having lost their last 12 games and with a 7-48 record. They are 3-26 on the road have won none of their last 10 games.
The season series:
The season series currently stands at 2-0 in favor of the Cavaliers.
Where to watch:
The game can be watched live nationwide with NBA League Pass or--
In Cleveland: FSOH
In Charlotte: SSO-CHA
The season statistic leaders:
Cleveland: Kyrie Irving- 18.8 points per game, Kyrie Irving- 5.7 assists per game, Antawn Jamison- 6.5 rebounds per game.
Charlotte: Corey Maggette- 15.4 points per game, D.J. Augustin- 6.2 assists per game, Bismack Biyombo- 5.6 rebounds per game.
Injuries to note:
Cleveland: Anderson Varejao (broken right wrist), Daniel Gibson (foot surgery), Kyrie Irving (sprained right shoulder), Anthony Parker (bruised sternum).
Charlotte: D.J. Augustin (tendinitis in right knee), Reggie Williams (sore left knee), Eduardo Najera (fractured frontal cranium).
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