CAVALIERS 87, CELTICS 79

CLEVELAND (87) — James 12-24 8-11 35, Green 7-14 3-4 19, Thompson 4-4 2-3 10, Hill 2-6 2-2 6, Smith 3-8 3-5 12, Nance Jr. 1-2 0-0 2, Clarkson 0-2 0-0 0, Korver 1-6 0-0 3. Totals: 30-66 18-25 87.

BOSTON (79) — Tatum 9-17 4-4 24, Horford 7-12 3-3 17, Baynes 0-0 3-4 3, Rozier 2-14 0-0 4, Brown 5-18 0-0 13, Morris 5-14 2-4 14, Smart 1-10 2-4 4. Totals: 29-85 14-19 79.

Cleveland 18 21 20 28 — 87

Boston 26 17 13 23 — 79

3-Point Goals—Cleveland 9-35 (Smith 3-8, James 3-8, Green 2-9, Korver 1-6, Clarkson 0-1, Nance Jr. 0-1, Hill 0-2), Boston 7-39 (Brown 3-12, Morris 2-6, Tatum 2-6, Horford 0-1, Smart 0-4, Rozier 0-10). Fouled Out—Tatum. Rebounds—Cleveland 41 (James 15), Boston 42 (Morris 12). Assists—Cleveland 15 (James 9), Boston 18 (Smart 7). Total Fouls—Cleveland 21, Boston 20. Technicals—Boston coach Celtics (Defensive three second). Att—18,624 (18,624).