Miles Bridges achieved 30 points as director of the attack of the Charlotte Hornets, who beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 112-123 on the road, which they lost in their opening match in their field. The victory allows Charlotte to remain undefeated at 2-0 at the start of the season. season, while Cleveland without knowing the victory and add a record of 0-2. The Hornets only led going into the final 12 minutes of play, before outscoring the Cavaliers 19-2 in the opening 3:27, when Cleveland turned the ball over seven times.
Backup Kelly Oubre had 25 points, Gordon Hayward had 18 points, and Mason Plumlee had 24 rebounds for the Charlotte team.
Cleveland, who lost his first game at home, had Collin Sexton as the best scorer, who scored 33 points. The Cavs played without starting point guard Darius Garland, who sprained his ankle in Game 1 at Memphis. The Spanish player Ricky Rubio took his place and finished with 15 points and 10 assists.. blond he played 28 minutes, in which he made 5 of 12 shots from the field, including 3 of 6 triples, 2 of 2 from the personnel line, and had two rebounds. While it may have been his first start for Cleveland, blond he started 594 previous games in his 10-year NBA career.
Lauri Markkanen and Evan Mobley each had 13 points for Cleveland.