Clippers Fall 99-92 Against Boston - Game Recap
Boston earned a 99-92 victory over Los Angeles on Saturday, getting 24 points from Paul Pierce at STAPLES Center.
The Celtics won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Ray Allen had 22 points for Boston and Kevin Garnett chipped in with 16 points. Rajon Rondo had 11 assists for the Celtics, while Kevin Garnett was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Los Angeles got 32 points from Randy Foye in a losing cause and another 21 points from Blake Griffin. Randy Foye contributed 7 assists for the Clippers, while Blake Griffin had 11 rebounds.
Boston trailed at halftime, 47-40.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 43 boards, while Los Angeles only had 36.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Utah looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Sacramento.