Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 10/12/12
Well, its only the preseason, but the Cavaliers acted too young to know any better. First, they built a 50-29 lead in dominating Chicago in the first half. Then, they held on for an 86-83 victory Friday in Champaign, Ill. -- but only after the Bulls Jimmy Butler missed a near-banked-in heave at the buzzer. Basically, the Cavs (2-1 in the preseason) looked like the inexperienced, exciting and up-and-down team theyre likely to resemble most of the real season. On the bright side, they won anyway. Here are some of the highlights: Dion Waiters. The rookie guard didnt just score a game-high 18 points off the bench. He went 7-for-12 shooting and buried all four of his 3-pointers. Most impressively, Waiters entered the game in the second half with his team leading by just two points. The Cavs, thanks mostly to Waiters, quickly extended it to nine. Waiters again played a lot of backup point guard, and on this night, he was much better than reigning rookie of the year Kyrie Irving (mo...
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