Celtics Down Minnesota 104-94 - Match Report
Kevin Garnett scored 18 points leading the Celtics to a 104-94 victory over Minnesota at TD Garden on Wednesday.
Boston was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
Boston got 18 points from Paul Pierce and another 17 points from Jason Terry. Rajon Rondo contributed 11 assists, while Kevin Garnett cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Timberwolves got a 19-point performance from Kevin Love, who was supported by 14 points from Nikola Pekovic. Luke Ridnour had 5 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Kevin Love grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 51-47 at the break.
Boston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-41.
Boston heads into a battle against the 76ers. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cleveland.