During a stoppage in play, James was the given the ball and he received a standing ovation from the crowd at Quicken Loans Arena.
Jordan's streak spanned from March 25, 1986, during his second season in the league, to December 26, 2001, which was 26 games into his first season with the Washington Wizards after spending the previous three years in retirement.
The 33-year-old went into the game against the New Orleans Pelicans this evening tied with Jordan on 866 games for reaching double-digit figures.
The last time James failed to score at least 10 points in a game was January 5, 2007, when he had eight points in 43 minutes on 3-for-13 shooting against the Milwaukee Bucks.
James's effort propelled the Cavs to a bounce-back win after a disappointing defeat to the Heat in Miami on Tuesday - when they produced a season-low 79 points.
James' streak began back on January 6, 2007 when he was just 23 years old and, according to ESPN, the three-time National Basketball Association champion has only fell short of reaching double digits in a game on eight occasions.
He is currently seventh in the NBA's leading scorers of all-time and is now 1,410 behind Jordan on the list.
No active player is within 600 games of James' record, but he wouldn't bite when asked Friday if he thought it was a record that would never been broken. James surpassed Jordan with a dunk in the first quarter. It's been like 11 years that I've been able to accomplish this feat so I've been able to take care of my body, that's one, and I've been around some great teammates and coaches and two organizations that have allowed me to be who I am, so that's two.
"It means a lot for me, and it means more to the youth that kind of needs hope", added James. Among current players, James Harden is second to James with 257 games, according to ESPN Stats & Information research.
An avid sports fan, James said all of those streaks are meaningful.
According to local news reports , the suspect was dressed as a police officer and pretending to be in law enforcement. Matt Bevin tweeted , "Tonight a police officer in Hopkinsville, KY was killed in the line of duty".
Given that they follow the same model one would think Donald Trump would have more respect for Amazon but he's clearly not a fan. Not only is Amazon a highly innovative company, but it helps other companies be productive - especially third-party resellers .
High pressure will move in and take control of our overall weather pattern for the next few days, starting with today . MONDAY: Mostly cloudy skies and scattered rain showers develop for Monday, with a high temperature of 58 degrees.
Salman's defense, however, said there was no reason for Mateen to involve his wife in his plot - and no proof he had done so. Police and investigators work near the area of the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando on June 12, 2016 .
Temperatures are predicted to fall as we go through the weekend but for most part it will be mainly dry and settled. A High Wind Watch has been issued for winds 30-40 miles per hour and gusts up to 60 miles per hour or more.
She remained in Britain after undergoing medical treatment there and was accepted to the University of Oxford previous year . When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, she refused to remain silent.
This is the first time Malala set foot in her hometown since 2012 when she was shot in the head by Taliban terrorists. Malala arrived in Mingora by helicopter and had visited her house, where she burst into tears.
He has granted temporary exemptions to several other USA allies, including Canada, Mexico and the European Union. For U.S. automakers, South Korea agreed not to reimposing a tariff on cars that Seoul has previously lifted.
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The two antibiotics typically used to treat the bug have been powerless to stop the super-strain , health officials warned. Symptoms of the nasty infection include a burning sensation when urinating and unusual discharge from the penis or vagina.
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His rival Moussa gained less than 3 percent of the vote and some 9 percent of voters had invalidated their ballots there. One driver said: "I drive people to their polling stations, wait of them and then take them back to collect the money".
North, South Korea to hold summit on April 27
On Wednesday, Mr Trump welcomed news of progress following the talks between the Chinese and North Korean leaders in Beijing. A summit between North Korea's Kim and US President Donald Trump is also expected to take place by the end of May.