CLEVELAND -- It hasnt felt this good in these parts for quite some time.
Oh, the Cavaliers 100-94 win over the Lakers on Tuesday was just one game. And no one is trying to hide the fact the Cavs are 5-17, or that the Lakers are an absolute mess.
But this, folks, was NBA basketball at its finest.
It was Kyrie Irving returning and displaying a more remarkable performance than most fans had even hoped. You could even go as far as to say it was Irvings best game as a pro.
It was also C.J. Miles doing his best World B. Free imitation, boldly shooting from where no man has shot before. OK, guys shoot from those same spots all the time, its just that for Miles, they werent really going in. At least, not until Tuesday.
And it was the Cavs giving us a taste of what life could be like, on a regular basis, a year or two from now. Or, if you dare to dream, for the rest of this season.
But honestly. There were so many cool things about this game that its hard to chronicle them in 10,000 ...