The Cleveland Cavaliers face the Boston Celtics in one of the NBA games on Wednesday, start time at 8:00 PM ET, at TD Garden.
The Cleveland Cavaliers (41-17) have won eight of their last 10 games including a 102-95 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in which Kyrie Irving scored 25 points in 10-for-20 shooting from the field and 3-for-3 free throws.
On the season, the Cavaliers are averaging 111.1 points, 43.9 rebounds and 22.5 assists per game. Defensively, the Cavaliers are yielding 105.9 points against the opposing teams. LeBron James leads in three major statistical categories: points (25.7), assists (8.9) and steals (1.4) per game. Kevin Love tops in rebounds with 11.1 while Tristan Thompson leads in blocks with 1.2 per game.
Five players are averaging at least 10.1 points per game for the Cavs, they are: James (25.7), Irving (24.t6), Love (20.0), Kyle Korver (11.6) and Derrick Williams (10.1) per game.
The addition of Andrew Bogut and Derron Williams for the Cavaliers will eventually make them the favorites to win the East or even in the Finals.
The Boston Celtics (38-22) have lost three of their last four games including a 114-98 defeat to the hands of the Atlanta Hawks in which Isaiah Thomas scored 19 points in only 4-for-21 shooting but 10-for-10 from the line.
On the season, the Celtics are averaging 107.9 points, 41.2 rebounds and 24.9 assists per game. Defensively, the Celtics are yielding 105.7 points per game against the opposing teams. Thomas leads in points with 29.6 and in assists with 6.2 per game. Avery Bradley tops in rebounds with 6.8 while Marcus Smart leads in steals with 1.7. Al Horford averages 1.5 blocks per game.
Five players are averaging at least 10.7 points per game for Boston, they are: Thomas (29.6), Bradley (17.4), Horford (14.1), Jae Crowder (13.8) and Smart (10.7).
Cavs vs Celtics game schedule info:
Date: March 1, 2016
Start Time: 8:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -1.0 Over/Under: 224