Originally posted on Waiting For Next Year  |  Last updated 1/10/12

Kyrie Irving had another strong game for the Cavaliers (20 points, 5 assists, 2 turnovers) and Antawn Jamison chipped in 22 points, but the Jazz’ interior, particularly Al Jefferson and his 30 points, were just too much for the Cavaliers.

Cleveland Starters Pos Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts K. Irving G 27:16 7-14 1-4 5-6 +1 0 0 5 2 0 0 2 5 20 A. Parker G 26:00 4-9 0-4 0-0 -2 1 5 1 1 1 1 0 1 8 A. Varejao C 31:22 5-8 0-0 2-3 +3 7 11 1 2 0 0 0 4 12 A. Jamison F 32:26 7-18 1-5 7-11 -1 3 7 1 0 1 2 1 3 22 O. Casspi F 21:53 2-6 1-4 0-0 -9 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 Bench Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts Totals 35-78 4-20 31-43 18 42 13 13 8 5 7 27 105 Percentages .449 .200 .721 Team Rebounds: 9 D. Gibson 25:48 1-3 1-2 3-3 -3 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 6 A. Gee 22:19 4-7 0-1 2-2 -2 2 5 1 2 2 0 1 4 10 R. Sessions 20:44 1-6 0-0 9-11 -9 1 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 11 S. Erden 16:38 0-2 0-0 2-4 -11 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 4 2 T. Thompson 15:34 4-5 0-0 1-3 -7 3 5 0 2 2 1 1 2 9 L. Harangody DNP – Coach’s Decision R. Hollins DNP – Coach’s Decision S. Samuels DNP – Coach’s Decision Utah Starters Pos Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts D. Harris G 33:28 2-9 1-2 1-3 +8 1 3 4 1 0 1 2 4 6 R. Bell G 17:36 3-5 0-2 0-0 -3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 6 A. Jefferson C 36:42 13-17 0-0 4-6 +6 0 12 3 2 0 2 0 2 30 G. Hayward F 27:44 1-5 0-2 3-4 +6 0 2 8 1 0 1 1 0 5 P. Millsap F 26:12 9-10 0-0 1-2 +9 1 3 0 2 0 1 1 6 19 Bench Min FG 3Pt FT +/- Off Reb Ast TO Stl BS BA PF Pts Totals 45-76 3-10 20-29 9 37 24 14 2 7 5 30 113 Percentages .592 .300 .690 Team Rebounds: 7 J. Howard 25:49 6-9 0-1 5-6 +1 1 4 3 1 1 0 0 2 17 D. Favors 22:23 5-6 0-0 4-6 -1 3 5 0 1 0 1 0 6 14 C.J. Miles 17:40 2-8 1-2 2-2 +14 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 7 E. Watson 14:32 1-2 1-1 0-0 0 0 2 5 2 1 1 0 2 3 E. Kanter 9:29 1-3 0-0 0-0 0 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 A. Burks 8:25 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 4 J. Evans DNP – Coach’s Decision J. Tinsley DNP – Coach’s Decision
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