Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/2/13
CLEVELAND -- Kyrie Irving was interested in sending the Cavaliers home victorious. Cleveland coach Byron Scott was interested to see how his players would respond. One night after Irving came under fire for admitting he was "disinterested" during Friday's loss at Detroit, he scored 35 points, including 13 in the game's final 2:52, and the Cavaliers stunned the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-110 Saturday. Irving made his last five shots on a variety of drives and bank shots to close out one of the league's best teams. "He's a killer, that's all I can say," Cavs reserve Mo Speights said. "I knew a little bit about him, but I never knew that. He's so nonchalant out there and then gets to anywhere you want on the court. A young player doing that in this kind of league, he's going to be special." He already is. The Thunder scored just one basket over the final 1:26 after the game was tied at 108. Kevin Durant finished with 32 points and 11 rebounds despite leaving the game temporari...
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