Boston Falls 95-90 to Cavaliers - Recap
Kyrie Irving poured in 40 points for Cleveland on Tuesday, as they defeated Boston 95-90 at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 190.5.
Cleveland got 21 points from Tristan Thompson and another 10 points from Alonzo Gee. Luke Walton contributed 7 assists, while Tyler Zeller cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Boston got 17 points from Rajon Rondo in a losing cause and another 16 points from Kevin Garnett. Rajon Rondo contributed 8 assists for the Celtics, while Rajon Rondo had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Cleveland were victorious, as the score was 54-53 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 48 boards, while Cleveland only had 39.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face New York.