CLEVELAND — LeBron James recorded his 40th career triple-double while Kyrie Irving matched his season high with 32 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers rolled past the Sacramento Kings 120-100 on Monday night.
James scored 21 points to go along with 10 assists and 10 rebounds for his first triple-double of the season. The four-time MVP didn’t play the fourth quarter.
Irving was 13 of 21 from the field and tied his career high with 12 assists. J.R. Smith hit six 3-pointers and finished with 22 points.
Cleveland went ahead early in the game and steadily built its lead against the listless Kings, who have dropped eight of nine.
Rudy Gay and Omri Casspi led Sacramento with 16 points each.