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NBA: LeBron James’ triple-double sparks the Cavaliers

NBA: LeBron James’ triple-double sparks the Cavaliers

LeBron James had 20 points, 15 assists and 12 rebounds to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Washington Wizards 106-99 on Sunday night for their 18th victory in 19 games.

James had his fourth triple-double in the last five games despite being called for four fouls in the final quarter. Kevin Love had 25 points and nine rebounds for the Cavaliers.

Bradley Beal led Washington with 27 points, and John Wall had 15 points, 10 rebounds and six assists in 32 minutes in his third game back after sitting out nine games because of an injured left knee.

In a matchup of Eastern Conference division leaders, neither team led by more than seven points until Wall turned the ball...

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