Cleveland takes on Brooklyn, aims for 4th straight road win

Cleveland Cavaliers (9-6, fifth in Eastern Conference) vs. Brooklyn Nets (10-5, third in Eastern Conference)

New York; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: Nets -10.5; plus / minus is 206.5

BOTTOM LINE: Cleveland will look to maintain their three-game winning streak on the road when the Cavaliers face Brooklyn.

The Nets are 8-4 in Eastern Conference games. Brooklyn is fifth in the Eastern Conference in team defense, allowing just 104.4 points while keeping its opponents 43.1 percent on shooting.

The Cavaliers are 6-3 in conference games. Cleveland is eighth in the Eastern Conference with 10.1 offensive rebounds per game led by Jarrett Allen with an average of 3.1.

BEST PERFORMERS: Kevin Durant is shooting 56.7% and averaging 28.9 points for the Nets. James Harden is averaging 3.1 points scored at 3 points in the last 10 games for Brooklyn.

Darius Garland scores 16.8 points per game with 2.2 rebounds and 6.7 assists for the Cavaliers. Evan Mobley is averaging 15 points and 7.7 rebounds in the last 10 games for Cleveland.

LAST 10 GAMES: Nets: 8-2, averaging 110.8 points, 43.3 rebounds, 26.5 assists, 7.2 steals and 4.1 blocks per game while shooting 48.1% since field. Their opponents average 102.3 points per game.

Cavaliers: 6-4, averaging 101.6 points, 42.3 rebounds, 23.5 assists, 8.1 steals and 3.5 blocks per game while shooting 44.8% from the field. Their opponents average 100.0 points.

INJURIES: Nets: Paul Millsap: absent (staff), Joe Harris: absent (ankle), Kyrie Irving: absent (not with the team), Nicolas Claxton: absent (illness).

Riders: Collin Sexton: out (knee), Lamar Stevens: day to day (ankle), Kevin Love: day to day (health and safety protocols), Lauri Markkanen: day to day (health and safety protocols) , Jarrett Allen: day to day (illness), Evan Mobley: outside (elbow).

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