Denver vs Boston Recap - Celtics Win 106-98
|Denver vs Boston Recap - Celtics Win 106-98|
Jordan Crawford scored 22 points leading the Celtics to a 106-98 victory over Denver at TD Garden on Friday.
The Celtics were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 200.5.
Boston got 18 points from Avery Bradley and another 18 points from Kris Humphries. Jordan Crawford contributed 8 assists, while Brandon Bass cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Denver got 20 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 17 points from J.J. Hickson. Ty Lawson contributed 4 assists for the Nuggets, while Wilson Chandler had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 64-44 at the break.
Denver had a 42-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Denver, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.