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Cavaliers vs. Celtics: Cleveland Comeback Falls Short in Boston, 103-91

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The Cavaliers fought out of a big hole, but never managed to get all the way back. The Cavs ultimately lost 103-91.

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The Cavaliers lost their 5th straight game when they fell to the Boston Celtics, 103-91. They trailed 80-60 and were able to cut it to just 2-points, but couldn't get any closer. Kyrie Irving led the Cavs with 22 points on 9 of 17 shooting.


Final - 12.19.2012 1 2 3 4 Total
Cleveland Cavaliers 25 21 26 19 91
Boston Celtics 27 27 28 21 103

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Paul Pierce hit some absurd shots, including 6 of 7 from behind the arc as he scored 40 points. Tyler Zeller scored 20 points and had his midrange game working tonight. This was by far Zeller's best game as a pro, probably. Most everybody else sucked, basically.

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