Lue to rejoin Cavs as observer Friday


He's expected to only serve as an observer initially upon his return, but it has to be nice to see their head coach back in the building after he missed the last six games due to health-related issues.

LeBron James set the record for consecutive regular-season games with at least 10 points in the Cavs' 107-102 win over the New Orleans Pelicans.

Our models project Love for a big night with 36.0 FanDuel points in 28.5 minutes for 4.8x value on Friday. Pelicans star Anthony Davis scored just 16 - 12 below his average - on 6-of-19 shooting as he was harassed by Thompson and Larry Nance Jr.

The Cleveland Cavaliers have gone 5-1 during the six-game stretch in which Lue has been away from the team.

CLEVELAND (AP) - LeBron James accepted the game ball and raised it high over his head for everyone to see - the ideal pose. Clarkson scored 14 points in the second half. He'll be evaluated Saturday.

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J.R. Smith missed the shootaround with an illness and is questionable. "I was actually thinking of making the switch at halftime because I thought we needed high-energy guys".

LeBron James said it was "absolutely" encouraging to hear Lue's plans to observe the team and revealed he had been in contact with his coach during the Cavs' recent road trip.

Jrue Holiday led the Pelicans (43-33) with 25 points and Nikola Mirotic, who was shooting 29 percent from the field in his previous 10 games, had 20 points and seven rebounds. Like his record-tying bucket Wednesday in Charlotte, James set the new record on a dunk.

Since being acquired from the Sacramento Kings at the National Basketball Association trade deadline last month, Hill has appeared in 21 games for the Cavs, starting in each of them.