Recap - Celtics Defeat Washington 114-83
|Recap - Celtics Defeat Washington 114-83|
Washington was run off the court by the Celtics on Wednesday as Boston blasted the Wizards 114-83 at TD Garden.
Boston won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 13.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 194.5.
Boston got 23 points from Paul Pierce and another 18 points from Kevin Garnett. Rajon Rondo contributed 13 assists, while Glen Davis cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Washington got 20 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 15 points from Al Thornton. Kirk Hinrich contributed 5 assists for the Wizards, while JaVale McGee had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 60-44 at the break.
Boston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-36.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Memphis.