The Cleveland Cavaliers lost once again in Summer League action. This time, to the New Orleans Pelicans. The Pels took this one 99-78. It was pretty much a blowout for the whole game.
Naz Mitrou-Long, who has been outstanding during Summer League collected 19 points, three rebounds, two assists and a block. He shot 54.5% from the field ad 100% (3/3) from three point range. Malik Newman finished with 15 points, three assists and two rebounds. He shot 40% from the field and 50% from three point range.
Phil Booth finished with 13 points, two rebounds, an assist and a steal. He shot 40% percent from the field, and 50% from three point range. Marques Bolden also finished with 13 points, along with three rebounds. He shot 57.1% from the field.
The Cavs as a team overall shot 36.2% from the field, and 37.1% from three point range. The team had huge contributions from a lot of people, but as a team overall, they just couldn’t put it quite together against the Pelicans.
Darius Garland and Kevin Porter Jr. did not play once again.