Tobias Harris

James has triple-double, Cavs beat Pistons 128-96

LeBron James got his 52nd career triple-double Tuesday, and that doesn't even count perhaps his most notable assist of the night.

James had 16 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists, Kyrie Irving had 26 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers used a blazing start to overpower the Detroit Pistons 128-96.

James was overpowering at moments, sometimes even against his own teammates. He flattened Irving while grabbing a rebound in the third quarter, but helped him to his feet before dribbling the ball up the floor.

James said he was surprised to see Irving in his path.

"I'm not going to let him stay on the floor," James said. "I gotta get my guy up and make...

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