LeBron stars, Cavs pre­vail

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LeBron James scored 23 points and re­serve guard Kyle Korver added 21 as the Cleve­land Cav­a­liers ral­lied from a 24-point deficit yes­ter­day to edge the New York Knicks 104-101.

Four-time NBA MVP James added 12 as­sists and nine re­bounds for the Cavs, who were down by 24 points in the third quar­ter be­fore storm­ing back for the vic­tory.

Trail­ing 97-92, the Cav­a­liers went on a 10-0 run to grab the lead, James sink­ing a step-back 3-pointer to give Cleve­land a 100-97 edge with 83sec re­main­ing.

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