CLEVELAND -- Danny Granger, playing in his first preseason game after being sidelined by a sore left knee, scored nine points to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 100-82 on Tuesday night.
Granger, who missed five games, made 4-of-7 shots from the field, including a 3-pointer. He added three rebounds in 13 minutes.
Cleveland will open the regular season against Washington on Oct. 30. Indiana will play its final preseason game against Chicago on Friday.
Kevin Love, LeBron James and Kyrie Irving combine for 71 points as the Cavaliers go up 31 points at the half and rout the Raptors 116-78.
After the Raptors' Game 5 loss to the Cavaliers, Stephen A. Smith has some harsh criticism for Toronto, saying, "It was one of the most pathetic performances that I've ever seen in my life."
The Cleveland Cavaliers vaporized the Toronto Raptors in Game 5, smothering the Canadian backcourt to take a 3-2 series lead in the East finals.