Atlanta vs Boston Recap - Celtics Win 101-79
|Atlanta vs Boston Recap - Celtics Win 101-79|
Boston cruised to victory on Sunday, running Atlanta out of the gym and running up a 101-79 score at TD Garden.
Boston was a favorite by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 172.5.
Boston got 24 points from Paul Pierce and another 20 points from Rajon Rondo. Rajon Rondo contributed 16 assists, while Brandon Bass cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
The Hawks got a 15-point performance from Josh Smith, who was supported by 12 points from Al Horford. Josh Smith had 5 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while Josh Smith grabbed 13 rebounds.
Boston led at halftime, 64-41.
Atlanta had a 40-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.