After an upset in their last game with the Charlotte Hornets, the Cleveland Cavaliers will be looking to get back to winning ways against the Boston Celtics on Feb. 5 at the Quicken Loans Arena. HollywoodLife.com doesn’t want you to miss it, so click here to watch!
Cleveland Cavaliers will be looking to improve on there 35-13 record after defeat against the Charlotte Hornets as they entertain the resurgent Boston Celtics who boast a 29-22 record. The game tips off at 7.30 p.m. EST at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio and promises to be an exciting high-scoring contest that you won’t want to miss!
The Cavs, who top the Eastern Conference, are scoring for fun at the moment. They’ve averaged 115.3 points in their last 3 home games, and boast a formidable home record of 19-3, so it’s a daunting task for their opponents. They will also be buoyed by the fact LeBron James has averaged 29.7 a game against the Celtics in his 40-games against them during his career. CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE LIVE STREAM.
After a difficult start, the Celtics are back to winning ways having won 7 of their last 8 games, most recently defeating the Detroit Pistons 102-95 in their last outing. They also a boast a free-scoring attack that averages 9-plus points per game, thanks in part to Isaiah Thomas. The All-Star leads the Celtics this season with an average of 21.4 points and 6.6 assists.
The last time these two teams met was on Nov.14, when the Cavs edged out the Celtics 122-121 at the TD Garden. Kevin Love was in inspired form that day, scoring 20 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists. The Celtics will be hoping he has an off day Friday.
Given the form guide, it’s difficult to look past Cleveland in this one, but the way Boston has played in recent weeks they could hand the Cavs their fourth defeat in 20 home games.
HollywoodLifers, do you think Lebron and the Cavaliers have got this? Or do you see the Celtics winning the day? Let us know your predictions in the comments below!