Kyle Korver

NBA: Kyrie Irving, LeBron James sit and the Cavaliers are routed

NBA: Kyrie Irving, LeBron James sit and the Cavaliers are routed

Goran Dragic scored 23 points, Hassan Whiteside had 20 points and 13 rebounds, and the Miami Heat blew out the undermanned Cleveland Cavaliers, 120-92, on Saturday night in Miami.

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving sat out for Cleveland, both getting the night off to rest. The Cavaliers fell to 0-5 this season when James isn’t in the lineup, and continue to be without two other would-be starters in Kevin Love and J.R. Smith, both still recovering from surgeries. Newly signed center Andrew Bogut also wasn’t with the team.

Tyler Johnson scored 17 points for the Heat, who won for the 18th time in 22 games. Channing Frye scored 21 points and Kyle Korver had 15 for the Cavaliers,...

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