Today’s matchup against the Chicago Bulls left Cavs fans with an anxious feeling similar to the way they played about a month ago. Poor defensive efforts, losing trust in one and another, and turnovers are what kept Cleveland behind Chicago the entire game. While LeBron James recorded 31 points, he also made up half of the Cavs’ turnovers and went 2-9 beyond the arc. For Chicago, Pau Gasol posed too many matchup issues for the Cavs, who didn’t have Kevin Love due to injury or Timofey Mozgov for long stretches of the game due to foul trouble. Needless to say, the Cavs took a step back tonight; here are highlights to learn and take a step forward from:

This was the final game of the NBA before the All Star break. Watch Kyrie Irving, LeBron James AND Matthew Dellavedova participate in events throughout the weekend! Until then, the Cavs will get healthy again, regroup, and make on final push to move up in the Eastern Conference before the playoffs!