Cleveland got off to a good start, as Kevin Love scored their first eight points to give the Cavs an 8-2 lead. Boston answered with 12 straight points and never looked back in their second consecutive victory over the Cavs.
Cleveland finishes 1-3 in the preseason. They had two double-digit losses to Boston and a close loss in Detroit.
They’ll regroup and prepare for opening night, which is on Oct 23rd in Orlando.
Dellavedova could be in the starting lineup against the Magic as long as he doesn’t miss time with the thumb injury.
Tristan Thompson and Brandon Knight both sat out of Tuesday’s preseason finale (rest). Ante Zizic (foot), Dylan Windler (leg) and John Henson (ankle) were also unavailable because of injuries.
The Cavaliers are off on Wednesday and will resume practice on Thursday. Their first home game is Oct 26 against Indiana.