LeBron James scored 34 points Tuesday night on the eve of his 31st birthday, Iman Shumpert added a season-high 16 and the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Denver Nuggets, 93-87, at Denver.
Kevin Love had eight points and 14 rebounds to help the Cavaliers finish off a four-game West Coast swing with a 2-2 record.
The Cavaliers rested Kyrie Irving, who played Monday night at Phoenix, as he works his way back from a fractured left kneecap.
Reserve Will Barton had 29 for the injury-riddled Nuggets, who've lost six of their last seven games.
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