5 things to watch: Cavaliers vs. Spurs

5 things Spurs Cavs (Via M. Rehome)

Twitter: @JeffGSpursZone

The San Antonio Spurs (30-18) will host the Cleveland Cavaliers (27-18) tonight for the first meeting of the season.

The Spurs are coming off a 94-86 loss to the Pacers. Pau Gasol had 14 points and nine rebounds in the loss.

The Cavaliers are coming off a 148-124 loss to the Thunder. Isaiah Thomas registered a season-high 24 points in the loss.

And as the Spurs look to win 3-straight over the Cavs in San Antonio, here are five things to watch in tonight's game:

  1. The Cavs have topped the 100-point plateau on 37 of 45 games this season.
  2. Cleveland is averaging 12.0 three-pointers per game good for second in the NBA.
  3. Cleveland is shooting .800 from the free throw line this season, which ranks 4th in the NBA.
  4. The Spurs are 17-0 at home when scoring 100 points or more.
  5. The Spurs are 5-0 at home when two or more players score 20-plus points.

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