Rudy Gay

Kyrie Irving Leads Celtics Past Spurs

Kyrie Irving Leads Celtics Past Spurs

Kyrie Irving scored 24 points, Jaylen Brown had 18 and Al Horford grabbed 13 rebounds Monday night to help the Celtics beat the San Antonio Spurs 108-94 for their fifth straight victory.

Irving scored 24 for the third straight game, rookie Jayson Tatum had 11 rebounds and Terry Rozier had 10 of his 12 points in the fourth quarter. Boston lost its first two games of the season on back-to-back nights — and star free agent Gordon Hayward, too — but have not lost since.

Brandon Paul had 18 points and Rudy Gay scored 14 for San Antonio, which remains without injured Tony Parker and Kawhi Leonard. The Spurs lost on back-to-back nights and fell to 1-3 on a four-game trip, leaving...

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