Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) looks for a teammate to pass the ball to during the second quarter in an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors on Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, in Cleveland. The Raptors won 104-96. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Byron Scott directs his team from the bench in a game against the Atlanta Hawks last season. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Byron Scott reacts in the fourth quarter in a game against the Houston Rockets in Cleveland last season. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) shoots over Detroit Pistons' Jason Maxiell (left) and Will Bynum (12) in the first quarter of a preseason game last season in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) shoots over Charlotte Bobcats' Byron Mullens (22) during the second half of the Cavaliers' 102-94 win over Charlotte, Jan. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
WASHINGTON: Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died, leaving the high court without its conservative majority and setting up an ideological confrontation over his successor in the maelstrom of a presidential election year. Scalia was 79.