Filed under: Stream October 7: Hawks 98, Cavaliers 96 Contributors: Kris Willis and Harry Lyles Jr. Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: October 7: Hawks 98, Cavaliers 96 Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email The Atlanta Hawks hang on for a 98-96 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in their preseason opener. 5 Total Updates Since Oct 7, 2015, 8:00am EDT Follow this stream October 8, 2015 Teague, Tavares highlights from win over Cavs By Kris Willis@Kris_Willis Highlights from Atlanta's 98-96 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in their preseason opener October 8, 2015 Tavares shows upside in Hawks win over Cavs By Kris Willis@Kris_Willis Walter Tavares made quite a first impression in his first appearance with the Atlanta Hawks. While he still has a long way to go, there remains plenty of upside. October 7, 2015 Hawks defeat Cavaliers 98-96 By Harry Lyles Jr.@harrylylesjr The Hawks got the slightest of revenge on the Cavaliers, opening the preseason with a victory over their Eastern Conference Finals foe. October 7, 2015 Hawks vs Cavaliers game thread By Kris Willis@Kris_Willis The Atlanta Hawks open their preseason schedule Wednesday night with a rematch of last season's Eastern Conference Finals matchup against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. October 7, 2015 Hawks vs. Cavaliers preview By Harry Lyles Jr.@harrylylesjr The Atlanta Hawks open up the preseason against the Cleveland Cavaliers.