Recap - Cavaliers Defeat Boston 95-87
The Cavaliers got 21 points from J.J. Hickson as Cleveland ran past Boston 95-87 on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena.
Cleveland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 185.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cleveland got 16 points from Daniel Gibson and another 14 points from Ramon Sessions. Daniel Gibson contributed 8 assists, while Anderson Varejao cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Celtics got an 18-point performance from Rajon Rondo, who was supported by 14 points from Glen Davis. Rajon Rondo had 9 assists in a losing cause for Boston, while Kevin Garnett grabbed 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 47-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 38 boards, while Cleveland only had 37.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face New York.