Boston vs Cleveland Recap - Celtics Win 106-87
Cleveland was victimized for 23 points and 12 assists by Rajon Rondo as the Celtics defeated the Cavaliers 106-87 in NBA action on Tuesday.
Boston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 192.5.
Boston got 17 points from Glen Davis and another 16 points from Marquis Daniels. Rajon Rondo contributed 12 assists, while Glen Davis cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Cleveland got 16 points from Anderson Varejao in a losing cause and another 16 points from Daniel Gibson. Mo Williams contributed 4 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 12 rebounds.
The Celtics hit the break leading 56-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 49 boards, while Cleveland only had 45.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.