Cleveland Cavaliers (3-2, eighth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (2-3, ninth in the Western Conference)Los Angeles; Friday, 10:30 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: Cleveland will attempt to prolong its three-game win streak with a victory over Los Angeles.Los Angeles went 41-30 overall a season ago while going 21-15 at home. The Lakers gave up 107.0 points per game while committing 19.4 fouls last season.Cleveland went 21-50 overall with a 9-27 record on the road a season ago. The Cavaliers
The Cavaliers defeated the Clippers, 92-79. Collin Sexton led all scorers with 26 points and seven rebounds for the Cavaliers, while Darius Garland added 16 points, four rebounds and six assists in the victory. Paul George tallied 12 points, ten rebounds and four steals for the Clippers in the losing effort. The Cavaliers improve to 3-2 on the season, while the Clippers fall to 1-3.
The Clippers' poor first-quarter performance led to a 92-79 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday at Staples Center.