3/22/2017 Denver v. Cleveland Game Preview

March 22, 2017 at 9:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Pepsi Center
Denver, Colorado

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Season Series - Tied 1-1

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 11, 2017
Denver
Cleveland
109 - 125
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Mar 22, 2017
Cleveland
Denver
113 - 126
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center

2016-2017 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
Cleveland8248.539.984.9.47013.033.9.38417.523.3.74813.718.19.434.443.822.76.64.0110.3
Denver8248.241.287.7.46910.628.8.36818.724.2.77414.919.111.834.546.325.37.04.0111.7
CLE Opponents8248.540.688.8.45810.428.7.36115.520.0.77312.620.611.033.244.324.77.34.3107.2
DEN Opponents8248.242.188.4.4779.926.2.37617.121.9.78212.020.29.531.440.924.08.35.0111.2


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 11, 2017
Denver
Cleveland
109 - 125
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Mar 21, 2016
Denver
Cleveland
91 - 124
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Dec 29, 2015
Cleveland
Denver
93 - 87
Cleveland
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 17, 2014
Denver
Cleveland
106 - 97
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Nov 7, 2014
Cleveland
Denver
110 - 101
Cleveland
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 17, 2014
Cleveland
Denver
117 - 109
Cleveland
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 4, 2013
Denver
Cleveland
88 - 98
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Feb 9, 2013
Denver
Cleveland
111 - 103
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 11, 2013
Cleveland
Denver
91 - 98
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 7, 2012
Cleveland
Denver
100 - 99
Cleveland
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 28, 2011
Denver
Cleveland
117 - 103
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 15, 2011
Cleveland
Denver
99 - 127
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 18, 2010
Denver
Cleveland
118 - 116
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 8, 2010
Cleveland
Denver
97 - 99
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 19, 2008
Cleveland
Denver
105 - 88
Cleveland
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 13, 2008
Denver
Cleveland
99 - 110
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Feb 10, 2008
Denver
Cleveland
113 - 83
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Nov 12, 2007
Cleveland
Denver
100 - 122
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 25, 2007
Denver
Cleveland
105 - 93
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 19, 2007
Cleveland
Denver
99 - 110
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 18, 2006
Cleveland
Denver
89 - 90
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 15, 2005
Denver
Cleveland
85 - 94
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Feb 11, 2005
Denver
Cleveland
106 - 101
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Dec 2, 2004
Cleveland
Denver
92 - 73
Cleveland
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 2, 2003
Cleveland
Denver
103 - 115
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 5, 2003
Denver
Cleveland
93 - 89
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 17, 2003
Cleveland
Denver
80 - 97
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 14, 2002
Denver
Cleveland
104 - 111
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 10, 2002
Cleveland
Denver
91 - 96
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 8, 2001
Denver
Cleveland
99 - 109
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Mar 24, 2001
Denver
Cleveland
105 - 117
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 19, 2001
Cleveland
Denver
88 - 91
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 5, 2000
Cleveland
Denver
100 - 92
Cleveland
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 17, 2000
Denver
Cleveland
101 - 119
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 16, 1998
Cleveland
Denver
99 - 74
Cleveland
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 10, 1997
Denver
Cleveland
83 - 102
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 16, 1997
Cleveland
Denver
87 - 88
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 10, 1996
Denver
Cleveland
86 - 101
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 12, 1996
Cleveland
Denver
83 - 90
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 17, 1995
Denver
Cleveland
79 - 92
Cleveland
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Apr 2, 1995
Denver
Cleveland
104 - 101
Denver
Regular Season Quicken Loans Arena
Jan 21, 1995
Cleveland
Denver
101 - 100
Cleveland
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 15, 1994
Denver
Cleveland
99 - 111
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Nov 18, 1993
Cleveland
Denver
93 - 100
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 8, 1993
Denver
Cleveland
107 - 122
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Jan 23, 1993
Cleveland
Denver
95 - 97
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 15, 1992
Denver
Cleveland
91 - 100
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Feb 12, 1992
Cleveland
Denver
102 - 108
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 12, 1991
Cleveland
Denver
120 - 128
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 4, 1990
Denver
Cleveland
117 - 121
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Mar 1, 1990
Cleveland
Denver
125 - 131
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 20, 1989
Denver
Cleveland
104 - 89
Denver
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Jan 14, 1989
Cleveland
Denver
116 - 104
Cleveland
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 4, 1988
Denver
Cleveland
103 - 122
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Mar 2, 1988
Cleveland
Denver
81 - 99
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 4, 1988
Denver
Cleveland
101 - 122
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Mar 18, 1987
Denver
Cleveland
104 - 100
Denver
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Feb 28, 1987
Cleveland
Denver
119 - 117
Cleveland
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 27, 1986
Cleveland
Denver
103 - 124
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 7, 1985
Denver
Cleveland
114 - 124
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Jan 26, 1985
Cleveland
Denver
127 - 144
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 8, 1984
Denver
Cleveland
114 - 108
Denver
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Mar 16, 1984
Denver
Cleveland
118 - 102
Denver
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Mar 1, 1984
Cleveland
Denver
113 - 119
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 1, 1983
Cleveland
Denver
121 - 132
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 10, 1982
Denver
Cleveland
117 - 107
Denver
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Mar 7, 1982
Cleveland
Denver
127 - 147
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 12, 1981
Denver
Cleveland
120 - 115
Denver
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Mar 1, 1981
Cleveland
Denver
127 - 137
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 18, 1980
Denver
Cleveland
122 - 130
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Dec 29, 1979
Denver
Cleveland
106 - 124
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Nov 13, 1979
Cleveland
Denver
110 - 116
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 7, 1979
Cleveland
Denver
105 - 120
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 23, 1979
Denver
Cleveland
107 - 108
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Nov 3, 1978
Cleveland
Denver
93 - 110
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 1, 1978
Cleveland
Denver
110 - 104
Cleveland
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 16, 1978
Denver
Cleveland
87 - 119
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Jan 17, 1978
Cleveland
Denver
89 - 104
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 1, 1977
Denver
Cleveland
93 - 110
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Apr 7, 1977
Denver
Cleveland
94 - 108
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum
Jan 14, 1977
Cleveland
Denver
96 - 116
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 9, 1976
Cleveland
Denver
94 - 104
Denver
Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 30, 1976
Denver
Cleveland
93 - 99
Cleveland
Regular Season Richfield Coliseum

2016-2017 Cleveland Cavaliers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Irving J. Smith L. James K. Love T. Thompson
Rotation D. Williams I. Shumpert K. Korver    
Rotation     R. Jefferson    
Lim PT K. Felder D. Jones J. Jones D. Williams C. Frye
Lim PT         E. Tavares
Lim PT         L. Sanders

2016-2017 Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray G. Harris D. Gallinari W. Chandler N. Jokic
Rotation J. Nelson M. Beasley M. Miller D. Arthur M. Plumlee
Rotation E. Mudiay     J. Hernangomez  
Rotation       K. Faried  
Lim PT   W. Barton     R. Hibbert

Cleveland Cavaliers Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
20 Kay Felder PG 42 9.2 1.5 3.8 .392 0.2 0.5 .318 0.8 1.2 .714 0.7 0.9 0.1 0.9 1.0 1.4 0.4 0.2 4.0
8 Channing Frye FC 74 18.9 3.2 7.0 .457 1.9 4.5 .410 0.9 1.0 .851 0.7 1.9 0.5 3.4 3.9 0.6 0.4 0.5 9.1
2 Kyrie Irving G 72 35.1 9.3 19.7 .473 2.5 6.1 .401 4.1 4.6 .905 2.5 2.2 0.7 2.4 3.1 5.8 1.2 0.3 25.2
23 LeBron James F 74 37.8 9.9 18.2 .548 1.7 4.6 .363 4.8 7.2 .674 4.1 1.8 1.3 7.4 8.7 8.7 1.2 0.6 26.4
24 Richard Jefferson SF 79 20.4 1.9 4.3 .446 0.8 2.4 .333 1.0 1.4 .741 0.7 1.9 0.4 2.2 2.5 1.0 0.3 0.1 5.7
1 James Jones SF 48 7.9 0.9 1.9 .478 0.6 1.4 .470 0.3 0.4 .650 0.2 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.2 2.8
26 Kyle Korver SF 35 24.5 3.7 7.7 .487 2.8 5.7 .485 0.4 0.4 .933 0.8 1.7 0.2 2.5 2.7 1.0 0.3 0.2 10.7
14 DeAndre Liggins G 61 12.3 0.9 2.2 .382 0.3 0.7 .378 0.4 0.6 .622 0.7 1.3 0.3 1.4 1.7 0.9 0.8 0.2 2.4
0 Kevin Love FC 60 31.4 6.2 14.4 .427 2.4 6.5 .373 4.3 4.9 .871 2.0 2.1 2.5 8.7 11.1 1.9 0.9 0.4 19.0
9 Larry Sanders PF 5 2.5 0.2 0.8 .250 0.0 0.0 .000 0.4 0.4 1.000 0.4 1.0 0.6 0.2 0.8 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.8
4 Iman Shumpert G 76 25.5 2.6 6.4 .411 1.2 3.4 .359 0.9 1.2 .789 1.0 2.0 0.5 2.4 2.9 1.4 0.8 0.4 7.5
5 J.R. Smith SG 41 29.0 3.0 8.7 .346 2.3 6.6 .351 0.2 0.4 .667 0.6 1.9 0.4 2.3 2.8 1.5 1.0 0.3 8.6
13 Tristan Thompson F 78 30.0 3.4 5.6 .600 0.0 0.0 .000 1.4 2.7 .498 0.8 2.3 3.7 5.5 9.2 1.0 0.5 1.1 8.1
31 Deron Williams PG 24 20.3 2.8 6.1 .463 0.9 2.2 .415 0.9 1.0 .840 1.7 1.8 0.0 1.8 1.9 3.6 0.2 0.2 7.5
32 Derrick Williams F 25 17.1 2.2 4.3 .505 0.8 2.1 .404 1.1 1.6 .692 0.6 1.1 0.1 2.2 2.3 0.6 0.2 0.1 6.2

Denver Nuggets Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
00 Darrell Arthur PF 41 15.6 2.3 5.2 .442 1.3 2.9 .453 0.5 0.5 .864 0.9 1.9 0.6 2.1 2.7 1.0 0.5 0.5 6.4
5 Will Barton GF 60 28.4 4.9 11.1 .442 1.4 3.9 .370 2.4 3.2 .753 1.6 1.8 1.0 3.4 4.3 3.4 0.8 0.5 13.7
25 Malik Beasley SG 22 7.5 1.5 3.3 .452 0.4 1.3 .321 0.4 0.5 .800 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.5 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.0 3.8
21 Wilson Chandler SF 71 30.9 6.1 13.2 .461 1.5 4.6 .337 2.0 2.7 .727 1.6 2.4 1.5 5.0 6.5 2.0 0.7 0.5 15.7
35 Kenneth Faried F 61 21.2 3.7 6.8 .548 0.0 0.1 .000 2.1 3.1 .693 1.0 2.0 2.9 4.6 7.5 0.9 0.7 0.7 9.6
8 Danilo Gallinari SF 63 33.9 5.3 11.9 .447 2.0 5.2 .388 5.5 6.1 .902 1.3 1.5 0.6 4.5 5.1 2.2 0.7 0.2 18.2
14 Gary Harris SG 57 31.3 5.6 11.2 .503 1.9 4.5 .420 1.8 2.4 .776 1.3 1.6 0.9 2.3 3.2 2.8 1.2 0.1 14.9
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 62 13.6 1.6 3.6 .453 0.7 1.8 .414 0.9 1.2 .750 0.5 1.0 0.7 2.3 3.0 0.5 0.5 0.2 4.9
34 Roy Hibbert C 6 1.8 0.3 0.5 .667 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.7
15 Nikola Jokic C 73 27.9 6.8 11.7 .576 0.6 1.9 .324 2.6 3.1 .825 2.3 2.9 2.9 6.9 9.8 4.9 0.8 0.7 16.7
3 Mike Miller GF 20 7.5 0.5 1.1 .391 0.4 1.0 .400 0.1 0.1 1.000 0.7 0.5 0.1 1.8 1.9 1.1 0.1 0.0 1.4
0 Emmanuel Mudiay SG 55 25.6 3.8 10.0 .377 1.0 3.2 .316 2.4 3.0 .784 2.2 1.7 0.5 2.7 3.3 4.0 0.8 0.2 11.0
27 Jamal Murray SG 82 21.5 3.6 8.9 .405 1.4 4.2 .335 1.3 1.5 .883 1.4 1.5 0.5 2.1 2.6 2.1 0.7 0.3 9.9
1 Jameer Nelson G 75 27.3 3.6 8.1 .444 1.4 3.6 .388 0.6 0.8 .714 1.7 2.6 0.4 2.2 2.5 5.1 0.7 0.1 9.2
24 Mason Plumlee PF 27 23.4 3.7 6.8 .541 0.0 0.0 .000 1.7 2.8 .618 1.7 2.9 1.9 4.6 6.6 2.6 0.7 1.1 9.1

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