The Cavs are expected to have all their starters back, with Dion Waiters (stomach virus) returning after a two-game absence. But its the reserves who will be fired up for this one -- as Marreese Speights and Wayne Ellington came to Cleveland from Memphis in a late-January trade. Clearly, those two have helped make the Cavs more relevant. At the same time, the Grizzlies have hardly skipped a beat. Theyve won 10 of 11, with the lone loss coming at Miami.
Venue: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland.
TVRadio: 7 p.m. EST, FOX Sports OhioWTAM
All-Time Series: Cavs lead, 21-11.
MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES (40-19)
C Marc Gasol
PF Ed Davis
SF Tayshaun Prince
SG Tony Allen
PG Mike Conley
CLEVELAND CAVALIERS (21-40)
C Tyler Zeller
PF Tristan Thompson
SF Alonzo Gee
SG Dion Waiters
PG Kyrie Irving
Waiters will go head-to-head with perhaps the leagues most underrated backcourt defender in Allen. Welcome back, Dion.
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