LeBron James had 30 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers played their best game in months in routing Washington 116-86 to take a 2-0 lead in their opening-round playoff series. Zydrunas Ilgauskas added 16.
The 30-point margin of victory was the largest in Cleveland's postseason history. The Cavs were playing in their 112th playoff
game. Washington has lost eight straight games to Cleveland in the
James scored 14 points in the third quarter when the Cavs opened a 25-point lead over the Wizards, who may have to turn to Plan B when the series returns to Washington for Game 3 on Thursday.