Paul Pierce scored a season-high 36 points and the Boston Celtics held on to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 102-95 Monday night to move into a first-place tie with Philadelphia 76ers in the Atlantic Division.
With Ray Allen and Mickael Pietrus likely out again, Avery Bradley will be relied upon to help the Celtics pull even atop the division.
Paul Pierce passed Larry Bird for No. 2 on the Celtics’ career scoring list, finishing with 15 points as Boston increased its winning streak to five straight with a 94-84 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday night.
Led by a scoring surge from Paul Pierce and a renewed effort on defense, the Boston Celtics are healthy and looking again like one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference.
Celtics forward Paul Pierce is just 10 points away from passing Larry Bird on the franchise’s all-time leading scoring list.
Dante Cunningham hit a go-ahead 15-foot jumper with 34 seconds left and the Charlotte Bobcats erased a 13-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the struggling Boston Celtics 83-81 on Friday night.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Gerald Wallace scored 19 points, including the clinching free throws with 3 seconds left, and the Charlotte Bobcats overcame top scorer Stephen Jackson’s ejection to beat the short-handed Boston Celtics 94-89 […]
Shaquille O’Neal had 23 points, five rebounds and five blocks in a season-high 35 minutes for the short-handed Boston Celtics as they held off Charlotte 99-94 on Friday night, ending the Bobcats’ four-game winning streak.
The Boston Celtics overcame a thin front line with smothering defense in cruising to their 10th straight victory, 93-62 over the listless Charlotte Bobcats.
The Boston Celtics have struggled at times over the last month or two, but last night, the starters got a much needed rest during a 104-80 win over Charlotte at TD Garden. Paul Pierce scored […]