BOSTON (CBS) – The Boston Celtics split their two European preseason games after beating EA7 Emporio Armani Milano 105-75 on Sunday.
The Celtics were led by point guard Rajon Rondo, who scored all 17 of his points in the first quarter and finished the day with six assists. Rondo hit all seven of his shots in the first quarter.
Stats: Celtics-Milano Box Score
Jeff Green had another impressive outing off the bench, adding 17 points, and Celtics captain Paul Pierce scored 14 points on 4-for-6 shooting.
The Celtics mixed up their starting rotation a bit, with rookie Jared Sullinger getting the start at power forward and Jason Terry starting at shooting guard. Sullinger had another solid game with nine points and seven rebounds and finished a +14 over 18 minutes of play.Terry scored 11 points and was a +29 in his 27 minutes.
Guard Courtney Lee scored 11 points off 4-for-5 shooting off the bench.
The Celtics will head back home on Monday and will be back in action Saturday night when they take on the New York Knicks in Hartford.