Boston earned a 95-83 victory over Indiana on Tuesday, getting 21 points from Paul Pierce at Conseco Fieldhouse.
Boston was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 191.5.
Boston got 17 points from Ray Allen and another 14 points from Glen Davis. Paul Pierce contributed 7 assists, while Kevin Garnett cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Pacers got a 17-point performance from Brandon Rush, who was supported by 15 points from Danny Granger. Danny Granger had 4 assists in a losing cause for Indiana, while Roy Hibbert grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Celtics hit the break trailing 47-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-39.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Indiana, they head on the road to face Washington.