Cavs Overcome by Magic, 93-80

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The Cleveland Cavaliers were no match for Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic Friday night, who held them off for the 93-80 win.

Magic All-Star Howard had 16 points and 13 rebounds for the night.

Kyrie Irving scored 13 points, helping Cleveland to come within nine points of Orlando late in the third quarter. But the Cavs couldn’t hang with the Magic as they soared to the 93-80 win.

Next up? Cleveland faces Phoenix this Sunday.

(Fox 8 Sports Anchor John Telich contributed to this report.)