Celtics vs Nets Final: 91-84 - Recap
The Celtics grabbed a 91-84 win over the Nets on Friday, behind a 20-point effort from Rajon Rondo at TD Garden.
Boston was an underdog by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 200.5.
Jeff Green had 15 points for Boston and Jerryd Bayless chipped in with 14 points. Rajon Rondo had 9 assists for the Celtics, while Jared Sullinger was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
The Nets got a 21-point performance from Joe Johnson, who was supported by 20 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams had 4 assists in a losing cause for Brooklyn, while Joe Johnson grabbed 7 rebounds.
Boston led at halftime, 53-41.
The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 51 boards, while Brooklyn only had 28.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pistons. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Sacramento.