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2018 Schedule
34-23, 1st in Central
9m

Wizards hold off LeBron, new-look Cavaliers 110-103

Bradley Beal scored 18 points, Kelly Oubre Jr. added 17 and tried to untie the sneakers of one of Cleveland's new players, and the Washington Wizards withstood a late assault by LeBron James to beat the new-look Cavaliers 110-103 on Thursday night.

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Nance says wearing his dad's number a 'dream come true' (0:55)
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4hDave McMenamin

Cavs' Nance Jr. to wear father's retired No. 22

Larry Nance Jr. announced Thursday night that the NBA has worked it out so he can switch from No. 24 to his father's retired No. 22 with the Cavaliers. Larry Nance Sr.'s jersey was retired by the Cavaliers in 1995.

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Clarkson pokes fun at Kuzma's fur coat (0:22)

William Weinbaum ESPN 

47% of respondents to a Seton Hall Sports poll released Thu. said pro athletes should use their fame to comment on social issues, 42% said no & 11% had no opinion. On Fox News' Laura Ingraham's "shut up and dribble" remark re: LeBron James & Kevin Durant, 46% disapproved & 25% approved. Among those who self-identified as African-American, 69% disapproved & 12% approved of her comment.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Marcus Thornton will have a 10-Day amount of $46,080 but count towards the luxury tax at $83,129. The 10-Day amount will cost the Cavaliers an additional $353K in luxury tax costs. Cleveland now has a tax bill of $50.3M.

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Sources: Cavs signing Thornton to 10-day deal

The Cleveland Cavaliers signed guard Marcus Thornton of the Canton Charge to a 10-day contract, league sources tell ESPN. Thornton has averaged 18 points for the Cavaliers' G League affiliate this season.

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LeBron doesn't want to tinker with playoff seeding (0:35)
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1dDave McMenamin

LeBron on reseeding: 'Let's not get too crazy'

LeBron James, who has been to the NBA Finals the past seven straight years, says he's against the idea of reseeding regardless of conference for the postseason.

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Did All-Star Game win the fans back? (2:00)

Team Stats

Points Per Game110.25th
Rebounds Per Game41.723rd
Assists Per Game23.67th
Points Allowed110.027th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-183423.596
2016-175131.622
2015-165725.695
2014-155329.646
2013-143349.402