Recap - Celtics Defeat Indiana 94-87
|Recap - Celtics Defeat Indiana 94-87|
Paul Pierce scored 28 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Boston over Indiana, 94-87, on Friday at TD Garden.
Boston was an underdog by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 174.5.
Chris Wilcox had 14 points for Boston and Kevin Garnett chipped in with 13 points. Paul Pierce had 8 assists for the Celtics, while Paul Pierce was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Indiana got 21 points from Danny Granger in a losing cause and another 16 points from Paul George. Darren Collison contributed 4 assists for the Pacers, while Paul George had 9 rebounds.
Boston led at halftime, 42-34.
Boston had a 45-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Pacers will aim to get back on the winning track at Orlando.