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NBA roundup: Kevin Love leads 9th win in row; LeBron James tossed

NBA roundup: Kevin Love leads 9th win in row; LeBron James tossed

Kevin Love scored 32 of his 38 points in the first half, LeBron James was ejected for the first time in his career and the Cleveland Cavaliers extended their longest winning streak since 2015 to nine games by beating the Miami Heat 108-97 on Tuesday night.

James added 21 points before he was slapped with two technical fouls for arguing for a foul and tossed with 1:59 left in the third quarter and the Cavs leading by 23. It was the first time James was thrown out in 1,082 games.

“On that particular play I got fouled all the way up the court, from the time that I stripped him [James Johnson] all the way until I got to the rim, and so that’s what it’s about,” James said. “I...

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