BOSTON, MA -- The Cavs fall 110-88 to the surging Boston Celtics led by Kemba Walker's 22 point effort in the TD Garden. Gordon Hayward returned to action after recovering from a broken hand an pitched in with 14 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. The Cavs have lost seven straight and 13 of their last 14.
Jordan Clarkson led the Cavs off the bench with 19 points, and Tristan Thompson was the only other Cavalier in double figures with 17. Kevin Love continued his scoring struggles finishing with 7 points to go along with 10 rebounds.
The Cavs surged at the end of the third quarter and into the fourth scoring 14 straight points cutting the margin to 12. But a Jason Tatum 3-pointer led to a 7-0 run and the Celtics never looked back. The Cavs will host The Houston Rockets and the NBA scoring leader James Harden Wednesday 7 PM at the Rocket Mortgage Field House. Here are highlights and thoughts from the coach Beilein after tonight's game: