Hayward breaks ankle, Cavs hold off Celtics 102-99 in opener (ESPN)

Boston's Gordon Hayward broke his left ankle just five minutes into the season, a grisly injury that overshadowed Kyrie Irving's return to Cleveland and the Cavaliers' 102-99 win over the shocked Celtics on Tuesday night.

  • Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Total FG% 3Pt% TO Reb
    Celtics 19 19 33 28 99 41.4 25.0 12 46
    Cavs 29 25 18 30 102 45.8 22.7 17 49
  • Celtics Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO OR DR PF FG 3Pt FT +/- Min
    J. Brown 25 6 0 2 0 3 1 5 5 11/23 2/9 1/2 -5 40
    K. Irving 22 4 10 3 0 2 2 2 4 8/17 4/9 2/2 -1 39
    J. Tatum 14 10 3 0 0 1 4 6 4 5/12 1/2 3/3 6 37
    A. Horford 9 7 5 0 1 0 0 7 2 2/7 0/2 5/7 8 32
    G. Hayward 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1/2 0/1 0/0 3 5
    Cavs Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO OR DR PF FG 3Pt FT +/- Min
    L. James 29 16 9 0 2 4 1 15 3 12/19 1/5 4/4 2 41
    K. Love 15 11 0 0 0 2 3 8 2 4/9 1/4 6/7 1 28
    D. Rose 14 4 2 0 0 2 1 3 2 5/14 1/3 3/4 -7 31
    J. Crowder 11 5 2 2 0 1 1 4 2 3/10 1/5 4/4 7 35
    D. Wade 8 2 3 0 2 4 1 1 1 3/10 0/1 2/2 0 29
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