ANDl spanish player Ricky Rubio approached the double-double with 23 points and provided eight assists for the Cleveland Cavaliers, who beat 101-95
The Cavaliers had lost their first two games, both by 11.
Rubio played 35 minutesHe made 9 of 15 shots from the field, including 3 of 7 triples, 2 of 2 from the personnel line and had six rebounds.
The noob Evan mobley had a double-double of 17 points and 11 rebounds, while Jarrett allen He had another 11 points and 14 rebounds.
For the Hawks, the leading scorer was Bring young, with 24 points.
Cam Reddish encest 19 and Clint Capela double-double contribution of 10 points and 14 rebounds.
Atlanta won its first game 113-87 over Dallas two days earlier.