The Cleveland Cavaliers became the first team to clinch a playoff spot by beating theÂ MilwaukeeÂ Bucks 91-73 onÂ WednesdayÂ night. With more than one month left in the regular season, the Cavaliers for the fourth time will advance to the post season. The Cavaliers are 27-1 at home, best in the NBA.
Now the magic number to win the Central Division is six.
LeBron James scored 23 points, Delonte West had 13 and a career-high eight steals.Â Mo Williams scored 15Â and Zydrunas Ilgauskas added 14.