Both losses were due to the Wizards not playing any type of defense, and allowing those two teams to get wide open shots, and uncontested drives to the basket. When you walked in, it wasn't a big smile no more. That's happened three times already this year.
Staring at a potential five-game losing streak and giving a conference rival like Washington a confidence boost to make someone like Beal actually believe his bold preseason promulgation should be motivation enough for the Cavs to start their turnaround. With every subsequent loss the Cavs suffer, more and more of the blame is being heaped on head coach Ty Lue, who has been admittedly exposed during thisbad stretch of basketball.
"But like I said yesterday in media, it doesn't matter who's playing, you got to go out there and compete". As they seek to reclaim what has been their usual place as the top team in the Eastern Conference, one of their new additions provided perspective on the Cavs' mini-swoon.
A confident Beal responded, "I feel like we're the best team".
Their defence has been abysmal, with the Cavs giving up 111.9 points a game which ranks 25th in the National Basketball Association. "I think if you look at a year ago, people might say they did or didn't, but I think they didn't want the number one season for a reason because we would have played them in the second round".
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