2008-09 Cleveland Cavaliers Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 66-16
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference
Postseason: 10-4 Lost conference finals
Conference First Round - Defeated Detroit Pistons 4-0
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Atlanta Hawks 4-0
Conference Finals - Lost to Orlando Magic 4-2
Coach: Mike Brown (66-16)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Attendance: 820,439, Avg. 20,011 in 41 home dates
2008-09 Cleveland Cavaliers Statistics
2008-09 Cleveland Cavaliers Roster

The Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association ended the 2008-09 season with a record of 66 wins and 16 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 10-4. Mike Brown coached the team. The 2008-09 Cleveland Cavaliers lost in the conference finals.

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Regular Season Points For: 8223
Regular Season Points Against: 7491

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 28, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 85 at Boston Celtics 90 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
October 30, 2008 Charlotte Bobcats 79 at Cleveland Cavaliers 96 W 1-0 0-1 1-1
November 1, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 92 at New Orleans Hornets 104 L 1-0 0-2 1-2
November 3, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 100 at Dallas Mavericks 81 W 1-0 1-2 2-2
November 5, 2008 Chicago Bulls 93 at Cleveland Cavaliers 107 W 2-0 1-2 3-2
November 7, 2008 Indiana Pacers 107 at Cleveland Cavaliers 111 W 3-0 1-2 4-2
November 8, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 106 at Chicago Bulls 97 W 3-0 2-2 5-2
November 11, 2008 Milwaukee Bucks 93 at Cleveland Cavaliers 99 W 4-0 2-2 6-2
November 13, 2008 Denver Nuggets 99 at Cleveland Cavaliers 110 W 5-0 2-2 7-2
November 15, 2008 Utah Jazz 93 at Cleveland Cavaliers 105 W 6-0 2-2 8-2
November 18, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 106 at New Jersey Nets 82 W 6-0 3-2 9-2
November 19, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 89 at Detroit Pistons 96 L 6-0 3-3 9-3
November 22, 2008 Atlanta Hawks 96 at Cleveland Cavaliers 110 W 7-0 3-3 10-3
November 25, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 119 at New York Knicks 101 W 7-0 4-3 11-3
November 26, 2008 Oklahoma City Thunder 82 at Cleveland Cavaliers 117 W 8-0 4-3 12-3
November 28, 2008 Golden State Warriors 97 at Cleveland Cavaliers 112 W 9-0 4-3 13-3
November 29, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 97 at Milwaukee Bucks 85 W 9-0 5-3 14-3
December 3, 2008 New York Knicks 82 at Cleveland Cavaliers 118 W 10-0 5-3 15-3
December 5, 2008 Indiana Pacers 73 at Cleveland Cavaliers 97 W 11-0 5-3 16-3
December 6, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 94 at Charlotte Bobcats 74 W 11-0 6-3 17-3
December 9, 2008 Toronto Raptors 94 at Cleveland Cavaliers 114 W 12-0 6-3 18-3
December 10, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 101 at Philadelphia 76ers 93 W 12-0 7-3 19-3
December 12, 2008 Philadelphia 76ers 72 at Cleveland Cavaliers 88 W 13-0 7-3 20-3
December 13, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 92 at Atlanta Hawks 97 L 13-0 7-4 20-4
December 17, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 93 at Minnesota Timberwolves 70 W 13-0 8-4 21-4
December 19, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 105 at Denver Nuggets 88 W 13-0 9-4 22-4
December 21, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 102 at Oklahoma City Thunder 91 W 13-0 10-4 23-4
December 23, 2008 Houston Rockets 90 at Cleveland Cavaliers 99 W 14-0 10-4 24-4
December 25, 2008 Washington Wizards 89 at Cleveland Cavaliers 93 W 15-0 10-4 25-4
December 28, 2008 Miami Heat 86 at Cleveland Cavaliers 93 W 16-0 10-4 26-4
December 30, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 95 at Miami Heat 104 L 16-0 10-5 26-5
January 2, 2009 Chicago Bulls 92 at Cleveland Cavaliers 117 W 17-0 10-5 27-5
January 4, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 77 at Washington Wizards 80 L 17-0 10-6 27-6
January 7, 2009 Charlotte Bobcats 81 at Cleveland Cavaliers 111 W 18-0 10-6 28-6
January 9, 2009 Boston Celtics 83 at Cleveland Cavaliers 98 W 19-0 10-6 29-6
January 13, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 102 at Memphis Grizzlies 87 W 19-0 11-6 30-6
January 15, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 93 at Chicago Bulls 102 L 19-0 11-7 30-7 OT
January 16, 2009 New Orleans Hornets 78 at Cleveland Cavaliers 92 W 20-0 11-7 31-7
January 19, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 88 at Los Angeles Lakers 105 L 20-0 11-8 31-8
January 21, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 104 at Portland Trail Blazers 98 W 20-0 12-8 32-8
January 23, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 106 at Golden State Warriors 105 W 20-0 13-8 33-8
January 24, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 102 at Utah Jazz 97 W 20-0 14-8 34-8
January 27, 2009 Sacramento Kings 110 at Cleveland Cavaliers 117 W 21-0 14-8 35-8
January 29, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 88 at Orlando Magic 99 L 21-0 14-9 35-9
January 30, 2009 Los Angeles Clippers 95 at Cleveland Cavaliers 112 W 22-0 14-9 36-9
February 1, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 90 at Detroit Pistons 80 W 22-0 15-9 37-9
February 3, 2009 Toronto Raptors 83 at Cleveland Cavaliers 101 W 23-0 15-9 38-9
February 4, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 107 at New York Knicks 102 W 23-0 16-9 39-9
February 8, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 101 at Cleveland Cavaliers 91 L 23-1 16-9 39-10
February 10, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 95 at Indiana Pacers 96 L 23-1 16-10 39-11
February 11, 2009 Phoenix Suns 92 at Cleveland Cavaliers 109 W 24-1 16-10 40-11
February 18, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 93 at Toronto Raptors 76 W 24-1 17-10 41-11
February 20, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 111 at Milwaukee Bucks 103 W 24-1 18-10 42-11
February 22, 2009 Detroit Pistons 78 at Cleveland Cavaliers 99 W 25-1 18-10 43-11
February 24, 2009 Memphis Grizzlies 79 at Cleveland Cavaliers 94 W 26-1 18-10 44-11
February 26, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 74 at Houston Rockets 93 L 26-1 18-11 44-12
February 27, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 97 at San Antonio Spurs 86 W 26-1 19-11 45-12
March 1, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 88 at Atlanta Hawks 87 W 26-1 20-11 46-12
March 2, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 107 at Miami Heat 100 W 26-1 21-11 47-12
March 4, 2009 Milwaukee Bucks 73 at Cleveland Cavaliers 91 W 27-1 21-11 48-12
March 6, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 94 at Boston Celtics 105 L 27-1 21-12 48-13
March 7, 2009 Miami Heat 89 at Cleveland Cavaliers 99 W 28-1 21-12 49-13
March 10, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 87 at Los Angeles Clippers 83 W 28-1 22-12 50-13
March 12, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 119 at Phoenix Suns 111 W 28-1 23-12 51-13
March 13, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 126 at Sacramento Kings 123 W 28-1 24-12 52-13 OT
March 15, 2009 New York Knicks 93 at Cleveland Cavaliers 98 W 29-1 24-12 53-13
March 17, 2009 Orlando Magic 93 at Cleveland Cavaliers 97 W 30-1 24-12 54-13
March 19, 2009 Portland Trail Blazers 92 at Cleveland Cavaliers 97 W 31-1 24-12 55-13 OT
March 21, 2009 Atlanta Hawks 96 at Cleveland Cavaliers 102 W 32-1 24-12 56-13
March 22, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 96 at New Jersey Nets 88 W 32-1 25-12 57-13
March 25, 2009 New Jersey Nets 87 at Cleveland Cavaliers 98 W 33-1 25-12 58-13
March 27, 2009 Minnesota Timberwolves 85 at Cleveland Cavaliers 107 W 34-1 25-12 59-13
March 29, 2009 Dallas Mavericks 74 at Cleveland Cavaliers 102 W 35-1 25-12 60-13
March 31, 2009 Detroit Pistons 73 at Cleveland Cavaliers 79 W 36-1 25-12 61-13
April 2, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 101 at Washington Wizards 109 L 36-1 25-13 61-14
April 3, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 87 at Orlando Magic 116 L 36-1 25-14 61-15
April 5, 2009 San Antonio Spurs 81 at Cleveland Cavaliers 101 W 37-1 25-14 62-15
April 8, 2009 Washington Wizards 86 at Cleveland Cavaliers 98 W 38-1 25-14 63-15
April 10, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 102 at Philadelphia 76ers 92 W 38-1 26-14 64-15
April 12, 2009 Boston Celtics 76 at Cleveland Cavaliers 107 W 39-1 26-14 65-15
April 13, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 117 at Indiana Pacers 109 W 39-1 27-14 66-15
April 15, 2009 Philadelphia 76ers 111 at Cleveland Cavaliers 110 L 39-2 27-14 66-16 OT
April 18, 2009 Detroit Pistons 84 at Cleveland Cavaliers 102 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
April 21, 2009 Detroit Pistons 82 at Cleveland Cavaliers 94 W 2-0 0-0 2-0
April 24, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 79 at Detroit Pistons 68 W 2-0 1-0 3-0
April 26, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 99 at Detroit Pistons 78 W 2-0 2-0 4-0
May 5, 2009 Atlanta Hawks 72 at Cleveland Cavaliers 99 W 3-0 2-0 5-0
May 7, 2009 Atlanta Hawks 85 at Cleveland Cavaliers 105 W 4-0 2-0 6-0
May 9, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 97 at Atlanta Hawks 82 W 4-0 3-0 7-0
May 11, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 84 at Atlanta Hawks 74 W 4-0 4-0 8-0
May 20, 2009 Orlando Magic 107 at Cleveland Cavaliers 106 L 4-1 4-0 8-1
May 22, 2009 Orlando Magic 95 at Cleveland Cavaliers 96 W 5-1 4-0 9-1
May 24, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 89 at Orlando Magic 99 L 5-1 4-1 9-2
May 26, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 114 at Orlando Magic 116 L 5-1 4-2 9-3 OT
May 28, 2009 Orlando Magic 102 at Cleveland Cavaliers 112 W 6-1 4-2 10-3
May 30, 2009 Cleveland Cavaliers 90 at Orlando Magic 103 L 6-1 4-3 10-4