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(14-35) vs. (15-34)
Time/TV: 7:30 p.m./FSFlorida
Line: Cavaliers by 6.5
Tickets: $29 on Vivid Seats
Season Series: Won 108-104 in Orlando on Nov. 23; Tonight in Cleveland; Feb. 23 in Orlando; April 7 in Cleveland
1) Arron Afflalo will return to the lineup tonight after a nearly two week absence, Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports. J.J. Redick will not play however.
2) Nick DePaula of SLAM caught up with Penny Hardaway and talked about the old days at the O-Rena.
3) All eyes are on Jameer Nelson now as the team captain tries to keep his team together and pushing toward victories despite the 11-game losing streak, Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel writes.
4) The light is clicking on for rookie guard Dion Waiters, Jodie Valade of The Cleveland Plain Dealer writes.
5) One of the big adjustments for Kyle O'Quinn has been learning how to rely on other skills aside from his strength which he relied on so much in college, Brian Schmitz of the Orlando Sentinel writes.
6) Kyrie Irving will be in this year's 3-point contest... J.J. Redick will not.