Boston Celtics lose All-Star Gordon Hayward and season opener in Cleveland

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James, left, passes against Boston Celtics’ Semi Ojeleye in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

All-Star forward Gordon Hayward, playing his first game as a Celtic, broke his left ankle in the first quarter of a 102-99 loss to the Cavaliers in Cleveland. Houston edged defending champion Golden State 122-121 in the other game on opening night.

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