Celtics sink Nets

The Boston Celtics jumped out to an early lead as they cruised past the New Jersey Nets 111-87 Wednesday night.

Boston covered the 8-point spread, and the combined score made it OVER the posted total of 189.

Paul Pierce led the way with 24 points and six rebounds, while Rajon Rondo had 11 points with 14 assists in the win.

Brook Lopez had a double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Nets.