Celtics nip Timberwolves

Celtics nip Timberwolves

The Boston Celtics extended their season-opening win streak to six games Wednesday, as they defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 92-90.

Boston failed to cover the 12-point spread, and the 182 points went UNDER the posted total of 187.

Rajon Rondo collected 18 points with four rebounds and six assists in leading the Celtics.

Oleksiy Pecherov had 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds for the Timberwolves.