Celtics vs Knicks Final: 115-111 - Recap
|Celtics vs Knicks Final: 115-111 - Recap|
Paul Pierce went off for 34 points and added 7 rebounds leading Boston to a 115-111 win over New York on Sunday at TD Garden.
Boston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 188.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 18 points from Brandon Bass and another 18 points from Rajon Rondo. Rajon Rondo contributed 20 assists, while Rajon Rondo cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
New York got 25 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 16 points from Amar'e Stoudemire. Baron Davis contributed 7 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler had 14 rebounds.
Boston trailed at halftime, 56-51.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 50 boards, while Boston only had 42.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Rockets. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.