Recap - Celtics Defeat Cleveland 103-100
|Recap - Celtics Defeat Cleveland 103-100|
Boston earned a 103-100 victory over Cleveland on Saturday, getting 19 points from Jordan Crawford at TD Garden.
The Celtics earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 4.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 196.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Boston got 19 points from Jeff Green and another 18 points from Avery Bradley. Jordan Crawford contributed 5 assists, while Jeff Green cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Cleveland got 32 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 17 points from Dion Waiters. Jarrett Jack contributed 4 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tyler Zeller had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 59-44 at the break.
Boston had a 43-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Golden State.