Coach David Blatt said he benched Kevin Love in the fourth quarter because of the matchup.
LeBron James had a strong finish during a 98-89 win over the Magic on Friday with 29 points, five rebounds, eight assists, two steals and two blocks in 37 minutes.
Kevin Love did not play in the fourth quarter against the Magic on Friday, finishing with 22 points, seven rebounds, two assists and three 3-pointers in 33 minutes.
Matthew Dellavedova played 36 minutes in a start for Kyrie Irving (knee) on Friday, scoring eight points with one rebound, three assists, one steal and two 3-pointers.
Dion Waiters played 33 minutes off the bench on Friday with 17 points, three rebounds, one assist, three steals and one block.
Tristan Thompson played 40 minutes against the Magic on Friday with nine points, 13 rebounds, one steal and one block.
Tristan Thompson will start at center against the Magic on Friday.
Matthew Dellavedova will start against the Magic on Friday in place of Kyrie Irving (knee).
Kyrie Irving (knee) will not play against the Magic on Friday.
Anderson Varejao underwent surgery on Friday to repair his torn Achilles and he will miss the remainder of the 2014-15 season.
LeBron James (leg) will play against the Magic on Friday.
Kyrie Irving (knee contusion) and LeBron James (leg tightness) will play on Friday against the Magic.
Dion Waiters hit just 3-of-8 shots and a 3-pointer for eight points, six rebounds, two assists, three steals and two blocks in 28 minutes.
Tristan Thompson came off the bench and had six points, nine rebounds and a block in Thursday's loss to the Heat.
LeBron James hit 9-of-16 shots, 10-of-18 free throws and two 3-pointers for 30 points, four rebounds and eight assists in Thursday's loss to the Heat.