Rookie Kyrie Irving made a driving layup in traffic with 15.8 seconds left to give the Cleveland Cavaliers a 91-88 win over the defending NBA champion Dallas Mavericks on Saturday night.
LeBron James knows that people hated “The Decision” and delighted in his finals failure. But those aren’t the people he aims to please.
Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert got in one final shot after LeBron James fell short of an NBA title, tweeting “There are NO SHORTCUTS.”
Miscues doomed the Cavs to a 99-96 loss to the Mavs on Monday, making it 25 straight losses, the most in league history.