Jeff Green scored 34 points, including a 3-pointer with 45 seconds left to snap Boston’s two-minute scoring drought, and the Celtics clinched a playoff berth by beating the Detroit Pistons 98-93 on Wednesday night.
The sliding Boston Celtics may be without their captain once again Wednesday night when they host the Detroit Pistons at the TD Garden.
For the umpteenth time this season, Celtics head coach Doc Rivers was not pleased with his team’s effort.
The Celtics lost their third straight Sunday night, falling to the Pistons 103-88 in Detroit.
Paul Pierce had to leave Sunday night’s loss to the Pistons with a right ankle injury, but the Celtics captain thinks he’ll be find with a little rest.
The Detroit Pistons topped the Boston Celtics, 103-83.
The Boston Celtics fell for the first time in the Orlando Summer League Thursday afternoon as the Detroit Pistons ran away with a 93-79 victory.
Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett will miss Sunday’s game against the Detroit Pistons due to personal reasons.
Rodney Stuckey scored 25 points and Ben Gordon hit three 3-pointers in the opening 4:09 of the fourth quarter during a game-breaking spree that carried the Detroit Pistons to a 98-88 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
A stellar performance from Rajon Rondo over the weekend allowed the Boston Celtics to avoid a third consecutive loss. The Celtics might need to rely even more heavily on their point guard in the near future.