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Cleveland Cavaliers (12-7)


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W 116-88
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W 119-109
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W 100-99
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James' triple-double helps Cavaliers squeak past Hornets

(TSX / STATS) -- CLEVELAND -- LeBron James changed shoes at halftime on Friday night. Then, he turned the game in the Cleveland Cavaliers' favor in the second half.

James notched another triple-double and was all over the court during the Charlotte Hornets' final possession, and the Cavs hung on to beat the Hornets 100-99.

James finished with 27 points, 16 rebounds and 13 assists for his 57th regular-season triple-double and second this season. He was already in double-digit points, rebounds, and assists before the fourth quarter started, but scored just six points on 3-of-8 shooting at halftime.

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Leaders
Points: LeBron James28.5
Rebounds: Kevin Love10.4
Assists: LeBron James8.6
FG%: LeBron James58.0%
Steals: LeBron James1.16
Blocks: LeBron James1.21
Defense (Rank)
Points: 110.1 (28)
Rebounds: 43.4 (13)
Assists: 25.4 (29)
FG%: 46.9% (25)
FT%: 73.7% (3)
3P%: 38.3% (27)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 110.8 (4)
Rebounds: 42.7 (20)
Assists: 22.3 (16)
FG%: 47.4% (5)
FT%: 81.5% (3)
3P%: 36.2% (14)
Standings
Central Divison
  W L Pct GB
Detroit 12 6 .667 --
Cleveland 12 7 .632 0.5
Indiana 11 8 .579 1.5
Milwaukee 9 8 .529 2.5
Chicago 3 14 .176 8.5
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/18/2017 London Perrantes Signed as Free Agent Two Way Contract
10/14/2017 Kendrick Perkins Waived
10/14/2017 Isaac Hamilton Waived
10/11/2017 Edy Tavares Waived
9/27/2017 Dwyane Wade Signed as Free Agent
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Injuries
Date Player Status
11/18/2017 Iman Shumpert Sore knee
11/9/2017 Derrick Rose Left ankle discomfort
11/2/2017 Tristan Thompson Strained left calf
9/26/2017 Isaiah Thomas Right hip impingement
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