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Cleveland Cavaliers (21-8)


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Big baller: LeBron gets triple-double as Cavs beat Lakers

CLEVELAND (AP) Lonzo Ball got an up-close look at the biggest baller of them all.

LeBron James recorded his 59th career triple-double in front of Ball and his brothers, Kevin Love scored 28 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers won for the 16th time in 17 games, 121-112 over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

James finished with 25 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists to move into a tie with Larry Bird for sixth place on the career triple-doubles list. James also put the Lakers away in the final minutes with a dunk and short runner, leading Cleveland to its 10th straight home win.

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Leaders
Points: LeBron James28.1
Rebounds: Kevin Love10.5
Assists: LeBron James9.1
FG%: LeBron James57.8%
Steals: LeBron James1.45
Blocks: LeBron James1.14
Defense (Rank)
Points: 107.6 (23)
Rebounds: 43.0 (15)
Assists: 25.3 (29)
FG%: 46.5% (20)
FT%: 74.3% (3)
3P%: 36.8% (18)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 111.3 (3)
Rebounds: 41.9 (22)
Assists: 23.8 (5)
FG%: 48.3% (3)
FT%: 80.5% (4)
3P%: 37.9% (7)
Standings
Central Divison
  W L Pct GB
Cleveland 21 8 .724 --
Milwaukee 15 11 .577 4.5
Indiana 16 12 .571 4.5
Detroit 15 13 .536 5.5
Chicago 7 20 .259 13.0
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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
12/14/2017 Tristan Thompson Sore calf
11/28/2017 Iman Shumpert Left knee effusion
11/9/2017 Derrick Rose Left ankle discomfort
9/26/2017 Isaiah Thomas Right hip impingement
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