Celtics trim Suns

Kevin Garnett poured in 30 points to help the Boston Celtics run over the Phoenix Suns 117-97 Wednesday night at TD Banknorth Garden.

Boston covered the 6.5-point spread, while the 214 points made it OVER the posted total of 208.

Paul Pierce chipped in with 27 points for the Celtics, and Kendrick Perkins had 10 rebounds in the win.

Amare Stoudemire shot 11-for-16 from the field with 32 points and six rebounds in the loss.