Celtics Fall 95-83 Against Brooklyn - Game Recap
|Celtics Fall 95-83 Against Brooklyn - Game Recap|
Brooklyn got 18 points from Joe Johnson en route to a 95-83 victory over Boston on Wednesday at TD Garden.
The Nets were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 189.5.
Brooklyn got 17 points from Jerry Stackhouse and another 17 points from Andray Blatche. Deron Williams contributed 7 assists, while Andray Blatche cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Boston got 16 points from Kevin Garnett in a losing cause and another 16 points from Brandon Bass. Paul Pierce contributed 7 assists for the Celtics, while Kevin Garnett had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Brooklyn were victorious, as the score was 51-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Brooklyn as they grabbed 50 boards, while Boston only had 40.
Brooklyn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Magic. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track vs Portland.