Irving, who broke his right hand practicing with the summer league team in July, played 21 minutes and had three assists.
">Dion Waiters, taken by Cleveland with the fourth pick in the draft, scored 11 points off the bench. ">C.J. Miles started at shooting guard and scored 10 points. Cavaliers coach Byron Scott said before the game Waiters would have to earn a spot in the starting lineup. Waiters entered the game in the second quarter and his first shot was an airball.
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