New York vs Boston Recap - Celtics Win 112-102
|New York vs Boston Recap - Celtics Win 112-102|
Boston earned a 112-102 victory over New York on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Avery Bradley at TD Garden.
Bettors who backed the Celtics were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 193.5.
Sasha Pavlovic had 19 points for Boston and Glen Davis chipped in with 17 points. Von Wafer had 5 assists for the Celtics, while Jeff Green was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
New York got 16 points from Landry Fields in a losing cause and another 14 points from Amar'e Stoudemire. Anthony Carter contributed 6 assists for the Knicks, while Landry Fields had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 61-57 at the break.
Boston had a 40-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.