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NBA: Cavaliers snap Knicks' eight-win streak

Published on Mar 24, 2014 4:56 PM

NEW YORK (AFP) - Jarrett Jack finished with a season-high 31 points and tallied 10 assists to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 106-100 win over the New York Knicks late on Sunday.

Dion Waiters scored 22 points and Luol Deng had 13 for the Cavaliers, who shot 60 per cent from the floor and ended a four-game National Basketball Association losing skid.

Carmelo Anthony finished with 32 points and J.R. Smith chipped in 18 for New York, who had a season-high eight-game win streak halted.

Raymond Felton had 14 points, eight assists and six rebounds, and Tim Hardaway and Amare Stoudemire finished with 12 points each for the Knicks.

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