Found January 23, 2012 on Cavaliers Locker:
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The Cavs outrebounded the Warriors 54-43 last Tuesday Night, but it wasn’t enough to win as the Warriors outscored them 24-16 in the 4th quarter.  Antawn Jamison (19 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist and 1 blocked shot) and Kyrie Irving (18 points, 8 rebounds, 5 assists, 1 steal and 1 blocked shot) led the way for the Cavs in this game.  Semih Erden had his best game ever with the Cavs in this game as he finished up with 14 points and 3 rebounds in only 16 minutes on the floor.  Omri Casspi (10 points, 6 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 2 blocked shots) and Anderson Varejao (10 points, 13 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal and 1 blocked shot) also pitched in for the Cavs in this game.  The Cavaliers are now 6-7 on the year.
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