Snapping out of a funk in the last month of an NBA season can be a tall order. Doing it against the Spurs can be close to impossible.

In what’s become a recurring – and disturbing – trend, the Cavaliers saw the game slip past them very early in the contest. The Spurs closed the first quarter with a 16-2 run, essentially getting all the breathing space they’d need and coasting to the 125-90 drubbing of the Cavaliers on Tuesday night at The Q.