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Cleveland Cavaliers defeated Atlanta Hawks in a Thrilling Showdown: 127-119

In a highly anticipated NBA matchup the Cleveland Cavaliers emerged victorious against the Atlanta Hawks with a final score of 127-119. The game, held at the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse, showcased intense competition between the two teams, keeping fans on the edge of their seats until the final buzzer.

About the Match:
Cleveland Cavaliers played against Atlanta Hawks on December 17, 2023, at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse. This game was part of the NBA season, providing fans with an intense and memorable basketball showdown. For more detailed information, fans can check previous head-to-head results, box scores, player statistics, and community predictions on platforms like Sofascore. The match was a testament to the competitive spirit of NBA basketball, with both teams displaying skill and determination throughout the game.

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Game Highlights of Cleveland Cavaliers vs Atlanta Hawks

The Cavaliers led by the impressive performance of Jarrett Allen secured the win with a combination of skillful plays and strategic teamwork. Allen scored 25 points making a significant impact on the scoreboard. Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks showcased his prowess with 35 points but it wasn’t enough to clinch the victory.

Match Visuals

Quarter-wise Breakdown:

  • Q1: The Cavaliers started strong outscoring the Hawks 41-29.
  • Q2: The Hawks fought back in the second quarter narrowing the gap with a score of 35-28.
  • Q3: The third quarter saw a closely contested battle but the Cavaliers maintained their lead with a score of 22-24.
  • Q4: In the final quarter both teams fought relentlessly but the Cavaliers secured the win with a score of 38-29.

Key Moments

Several key moments defined the game with crucial plays from Jarrett Allen, Trae Young and others. Notable plays included dunks, three-pointers and crucial defensive stops that kept fans on their toes.

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Player Statistics

  • Cleveland Cavaliers:
  • Jarrett Allen: 25 points, 14 rebounds
  • Donovan Mitchell: 22 points, 13 assists
  • Other notable performances from Caris LeVert, Dean Wade, and Max Strus.
  • Atlanta Hawks:
  • Trae Young: 35 points, 4 rebounds, 10 assists
  • Dejounte Murray: 21 points, 3 rebounds, 6 assists
  • Other notable performances from De’Andre Hunter, Onyeka Okongwu, and Bruno Fernando.
QuarterCleveland CavaliersAtlanta Hawks

Player Statistics

PlayerTeamPointsReboundsAssistsMinutes Played
Jarrett AllenCleveland Cavaliers2514134′
Trae YoungAtlanta Hawks3541038′
Donovan MitchellCleveland Cavaliers2251340′
Dejounte MurrayAtlanta Hawks213636′
De’Andre HunterAtlanta Hawks182026′
Isaac OkoroCleveland Cavaliers183331′
Dean WadeCleveland Cavaliers165322′
Onyeka OkongwuAtlanta Hawks164132′
Caris LeVertCleveland Cavaliers145124′
Bruno FernandoAtlanta Hawks138115′
Max StrusCleveland Cavaliers116534′
Sam MerrillCleveland Cavaliers9117′
Craig PorterCleveland Cavaliers62315′
Garrison MathewsAtlanta Hawks60014′
Tristan ThompsonCleveland Cavaliers65013′
Saddiq BeyAtlanta Hawks56036′
Patty MillsAtlanta Hawks32212′
Wesley MatthewsAtlanta Hawks22120′
Georges NiangCleveland Cavaliers03215′
Trent ForrestAtlanta Hawks0307′

Team Statistics

Stat CategoryCleveland CavaliersAtlanta Hawks
Free Throws (FT)13/15 (86%)22/25 (88%)
2-Pointers (2P)33/59 (55%)26/49 (53%)
3-Pointers (3P)16/42 (38%)15/36 (41%)
Field Goals (FG)49/101 (48%)41/85 (48%)
Defensive Rebounds (DREB)3128
Offensive Rebounds (OREB)186
Max Points in a Row11
Time Spent in Lead46:590:42
Biggest Lead231

Post-game Analysis:

The victory propels the Cleveland Cavaliers further in the standings securing their 14th win in the current NBA season. The Hawks, on the other hand will look to bounce back from this defeat in their upcoming games.

  • Upcoming Matches
    • The Cavaliers are set to face the Utah Jazz in their next game, while the Hawks will take on the Detroit Pistons.
  • Standings:
    • The win improves the Cavaliers’ standing to 14-12, positioning them in the top half of the Eastern Conference. The Hawks, with a record of 10-15, will aim for a turnaround in the coming games.


The Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks delivered an exhilarating basketball spectacle, showcasing the talent and determination of both teams. As the NBA season progresses fans can expect more thrilling matchups and intense competition from these formidable squads.

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