The Cavaliers set an area record for a regular-season game by scoring 137 points in Wednesday's win against the Portland Trail Blazers, the most points any Cleveland team has scored since dropping 141 on Charlotte in 1992.
Fox Sports News reported that Cleveland Cavaliers Kevin Love made the most points in one quarter National Basketball Association history by hitting his 8 out of 10 threes, second to Klay Thompson who scored 37 points in the third quarter alone on January 23, 2015.
The sweet-shooting forward also set a team record for points scored in a quarter, draining 11 out of his first 14 shots, including 8/10 from the three-point line.
He made his first six shots with five three-pointers.
A 3-pointer from Love, one of seven he made Friday, extended the lead to 68-28 in the second quarter.
It's nearly three years when Kevin Love was traded from Minnesota Timberwolves to Cleveland Cavaliers.
Kevin Love scored 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, while Kyrie Irving collected 25 points. The Cavs have scored at least 100 points in all 10 home games (9-1 overall) this season and are averaging 117.4 points at The Q. This is the second time this season the Cavs have had back-to-back games of at least 128 points.
Meanwhile, Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard also finished his doubles with 40 points and 11 assists.
The Golden State Warriors had seven games last season where they scored that many three pointers, but they didn't do it back-to-back.
LeBron James pulled down a full-court pass from Kevin Love, threw down a dunk and gave the touchdown signal on his way up the court.
And Anthony Davis poured in 45 points as New Orleans topped Minny. Dallas is 22-3 all-time against the Pelicans at home, but lost their last meeting by a 105-98 score on January 2.
DeMar DeRozan scored 21 of his 24 points in the third quarter and Toronto beat Houston to snap a two-game skid.
Percentages: FG.407, FT.667. 3-Point Goals: 8-35, .229 (Gibson 2-3, Finney-Smith 2-5, Matthews 2-7, Anderson 1-2, Nowitzki 1-5, Powell 0-1, D.Williams 0-1, Brussino 0-2, Barnes 0-3, Curry 0-6).
The 2-13 Dallas Mavericks never stood a chance in the game. Reserve Frank Kaminsky had 13 points and eight rebounds but the Hornets lost their third straight game after starting the season 8-3.
Austin Rivers scored a team-high 22 points and the Los Angeles Clippers, off to their best start in club history at 14-2, began a six-game road trip by routing Dallas 124-104 as the Mavericks fell to a league-worst 2-12.
Mavericks: The game marked only the third time this season Dallas has started its projected lineup.