Recap - Celtics Defeat New York 92-86
|Recap - Celtics Defeat New York 92-86|
Jeff Green scored 18 points leading the Celtics to a 92-86 victory over New York at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday.
Boston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 9.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 182.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 17 points from Brandon Bass and another 17 points from Jason Terry. Kevin Garnett contributed 5 assists, while Kevin Garnett cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
New York got 22 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 21 points from Raymond Felton. Raymond Felton contributed 4 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler had 11 rebounds.
Boston led at halftime, 45-39.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 41 boards, while New York only had 39.