Celtics rip Timberwolves

Celtics rip Timberwolves

The Boston Celtics outscored the Minnesota Timberwolves by 25 points in the third quarter and came away with a 95-78 victory Friday night.

Boston covered the 6-point spread, while the 173 points fell UNDER the posted total of 183.5.

Paul Pierce had 12 points and 11 rebounds for a double-double for the Celtics, while Kevin Garnett netted a team-high 17 points.

All Jefferson shot 8-for-20 from the field with a game-high 23 points for the Timberwolves.