NBA Preview from The Sports Network
Tuesday, November 21st (All times eastern)
Memphis Grizzlies (2-8) at Cleveland Cavaliers (7-3), 7 p.m.
(Sports Network) - The Cleveland Cavaliers attempt to get back on the winning track when they welcome the Memphis Grizzlies to Quicken Loans Arena.
On Saturday, All-Star Gilbert Arenas scored 45 points, and hit 7-of-11 three- pointers to lead the Washington Wizards to a 111-99 win over the Cavaliers at the Verizon Center.
Superstar LeBron James scored 20 points in the loss to Washington for the Cavaliers, who had a five-game winning streak halted. Zydrunas Ilgauskas netted 16 for Cleveland, while Anderson Varejao and Sasha Pavlovic contributed 12 points each off of the bench.
The Cavaliers are 5-1 at home this season. After tonight's contest, Cleveland embarks on a brief two-game road trip, as it will visit Toronto on Wednesday and Indiana on Friday.
The Grizzlies try to win back-to-back games for the first time this season. Hakim Warrick scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Memphis to a 95-86 win over the Orlando Magic.
Rookie Kyle Lowry provided a spark off of the bench for Memphis, scoring 16 points while also collecting five steals, six assists, and five rebounds in the victory. Jake Tsakalidis and Mike Miller both scored 11 points for the Grizzlies, who halted a seven-game losing streak.
Memphis is 0-5 on the road this season.
The Cavaliers have won three of their last four games over Memphis. The Grizzlies have lost eight of 10 contests at Cleveland.
11/21 10:43:30 ET