Cleveland, Ohio (Sporting Alert) — Cleveland Cavaliers, with one of the NBA top young player Kyrie Irving, will take on the New Orleans Hornets at Quicken Loans Arena tonight.
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Irving, who has been getting praised by several former players, including for LA Lakers star Magic Johnson, is currently on the form of his young career and many see him as one best point guards in the league at the moment.
He will start as the main ball handler after a very good All-Star weekend in which he won the 3-point competition, while Dion Waiters, Alonzo Gee, Tristan Thompson and Tyler Zeller.
Meanwhile, another young player, Anthony Davis will lead the New Orleans Hornets, with Austin Rivers and Robin Lopez also starting
New Orleans at Cleveland
Cleveland Cavaliers: Kyrie Irving – G; Dion Waiters – G; Alonzo Gee – F; Tristan Thompson – F; Tyler Zeller – C
New Orleans Hornets: Greivis Vasquez – G; Austin Rivers – G; Al-Farouq Aminu – F; Anthony Davis – F; Robin Lopez – C.
When: 8:00 PM ET, Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Where: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio
Officials: #70 Brent Barnaky, #55 Bill Kennedy, #32 Eddie F. Rush