Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Tristan Thompson grabbed a career-high 21 rebounds on top of 17 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers took down the Denver Nuggets, 98-88, at Quicken Loans Arena.
Kyrie Irving netted a game-high 23 points for the Cavs, who have won back-to- back tilts for the first time this season.
Anderson Varejao contributed 18 points and 13 rebounds off the bench and Andrew Bynum scored 14 points one game after his season-high 20 in Saturday's win over Chicago.
Randy Foye made three triples en route to 16 points to lead a balanced Denver attack. J.J. Hickson registered a double-double with 15 points and 11 boards, while Nate Robinson and Wilson Chandler deposited 14 and 13 points, respectively.