The Cavaliers improved to 2-0 in Vegas Summer League action on Sunday. Shooting guard Dion Waiters paced the Cavaliers who beat the Grizzlies 69-58.
Waiters rebounded from a terrible game one shooting performance to score 23 points on 7-for-17 shooting. Tyler Zeller added 11 points and nine rebounds. Cory Higgins (Erie, D-League) also had 10 points for the Cavaliers.
The Cavs are set to play their third and final preliminary game today against New Orleans. Following the prelim games, the teams will be seeded for the a Summer League tournament for the first time in the league’s existence.
First-overall pick Anthony Bennett is not playing while rehabbing his injured shoulder. Sergey Karasev is also not with the Cavs’ Summer League team as he is playing with his national team.