Celtics vs Nets Final: 107-94 - Recap
|Celtics vs Nets Final: 107-94 - Recap|
The Celtics got a 27-point performance from Paul Pierce as Boston ran past New Jersey 107-94 on Friday at TD Garden.
Boston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 184.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kevin Garnett had 20 points for Boston and Rajon Rondo chipped in with 14 points. Rajon Rondo had 13 assists for the Celtics, while Kevin Garnett was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
New Jersey got 28 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 12 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams contributed 8 assists for the Nets, while Shelden Williams had 9 rebounds.
Boston led at halftime, 58-40.
Boston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-39.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Charlotte.