Box Score: Irving, Cavs Hold Off Knicks, 90-87

NEW YORK (Sporting Alert) — Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 37 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers frustrated Carmelo Anthony in a 90-87 victory over the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night. Irving was red hot in the first. He shot 12 for 18 in the game, but scored 23 of his overall points in the first half, including 17 in the second quarter.