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DALLAS — LeBron James and Cleveland make the trip to Dallas without Kevin Love, who’s getting his balky back checked out. The Cavs are settling down after a tumultuous stretch, and the Mavs are coming off one of their biggest wins of the season at San Antonio. By Schuyler Dixon. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game time 8:30 p.m.
CLEVELAND — Kevin Love’s back flared up just when things were starting to calm down for the Cavaliers. By Tom Withers. SENT: 260 words, photos. UPCOMING: Developing.
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