Recap - Celtics Defeat Toronto 100-64
|Recap - Celtics Defeat Toronto 100-64|
Toronto was run off the court by the Celtics on Wednesday as Boston blasted the Raptors 100-64 at TD Garden.
The Celtics were an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 172.5.
Boston got 17 points from Paul Pierce and another 12 points from Ray Allen. Paul Pierce contributed 8 assists, while Brandon Bass cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Toronto got 14 points from Jerryd Bayless in a losing cause and another 10 points from Ed Davis. Jose Calderon contributed 7 assists for the Raptors, while Ed Davis had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 57-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 46 boards, while Toronto only had 39.
Boston heads into a battle against the Knicks. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.