Cleveland Cavaliers were forced to swallow his fourth defeat this season. Compete at the Rose Garden, Sunday, January 8, 2011, the Cavs lost 78-98 of the host Portland Trail Blazers.
Cavs in this game does often make mistakes. They make 24 turnovers. Could Blazers scored 28 points off turnovers made the Cavaliers.
Players Blazers LaMarcus Aldridge became the top scorer in this match with 28 points. Guard Wesley Matthews also played no less sharp with a collection of 24 points.
In the stronghold of the Cavs, guard Kyrie Irving became contributor scoring with 21 points.
Cavs for a while there in the rank-Eastern Region with a record ninth win losing 4-4. Blazers ranked second in the Western Conference with a 6-2.
On the other parties, the LA Lakers beat the Memphis Grizzlies 90-82. Though the Lakers did a lot of turnover.
“I think if there’s nothing to regret after the game this is 27 times the turnover that we do. We give it in vain,” said Mike Brown, Lakers coach was quoted as saying NBA sites.
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant scored 26 points for his team. Center Andre Bynum also became a central figure with 15 points and 15 rebounds.
Captain Arsenal, Robin Van Persie, aware of heavy duty team to victory against Bolton Wanderers in the Premier League match at home to Bolton on Saturday (22/09/2011) night. However, Van Persie remains optimistic his team will improve performance in this match.
“It’s important to keep thinking positive. It may be difficult because everyone is frustrated, and we realized that this was a bad beginning for us in the league. But we must stay together, stay strong and make sure that nothing is hiding something or being introverted,” he said as written in Premierleague.com.
Saturday night, he said, should be utilized by Arsenal to “get back on track” in effort won the league title. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has his own plans to use their senior players, after lowering the young players when winning 3-1 in the Carling Cup match against Shrewsbury in midweek.
This victory became a very notable achievement for Wenger after Arsenal’s defeat in the previous game against Blackburn. Arsenal were forced to give up 3-4. Therefore, Saturday’s game could be a proving ground for Arsenal in lifting the fallen.
“The game on Saturday should happen, but we do not have to swallow defeat fight. We should be proud of who we are and realize that we only have five games left to be able to keep playing,” said the Dutch striker.