Boston vs Charlotte Recap - Celtics Win 94-82
Boston earned a 94-82 victory over Charlotte on Sunday, getting 22 points from Brandon Bass at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Boston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 180.5.
Boston got 22 points from Avery Bradley and another 20 points from Rajon Rondo. Rajon Rondo contributed 16 assists, while Brandon Bass cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Charlotte got 22 points from Gerald Henderson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Derrick Brown. D.J. Augustin contributed 10 assists for the Bobcats, while Derrick Brown had 7 rebounds.
The Celtics hit the break leading 52-49 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 44 boards, while Charlotte only had 37.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head home to face New Orleans.