Celtics Down Orlando 96-89 - Match Report
Boston got 21 points and 12 rebounds from Jared Sullinger en route to a 96-89 victory over Orlando on Sunday at TD Garden.
The Celtics were a 6-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 191.5.
Rajon Rondo had 19 points for Boston and Brandon Bass chipped in with 19 points. Rajon Rondo had 10 assists for the Celtics, while Jared Sullinger was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Orlando got 18 points from Arron Afflalo in a losing cause and another 15 points from Glen Davis. Victor Oladipo contributed 5 assists for the Magic, while Nikola Vucevic had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 54-45 at the break.
Boston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-39.
Boston heads into a battle against the 76ers. Orlando, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.