Kirby Lee-US PRESSWIRE
The Cleveland Cavaliers face the Brooklyn Nets Tuesday in their only weekday game this week.
Cleveland is 1-4 on the road trip and 2-5 overall this season, while the Nets are 3-2 and currently riding a two-game win streak, with both wins coming against the struggling Orlando Magic this past weekend. The point guard battle, which features Kyrie Irving and Deron Williams, highlights Tuesday's matchup. Irving leads the Cavaliers in scoring with 22.9 points per game, adding 6.3 assists as well. Williams, on the other hand, is averaging only 16.0 points per game, but he leads the Nets with 7.2 assists per game.
Anderson Varejao anchors the Cleveland frontcourt with 12.7 points and 13 rebounds per game this season. He'll match-up with Brooklyn's Brook Lopez and Kris Humphries, who are averaging 6.6 and 9.8 rebounds per game, respectively.
Date: Tuesday, Nov. 13
Time: 7:30 p.m. ET
Location: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York