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.
The Ups and Downs of the Celtics first victory of the season over the Detroit Pistons.
Paul Pierce returned and Jermaine O’Neal scored 19 points as he and the Boston Celtics ended a dismal start to their season with a 96-85 win in their home opener over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
The Celtics will be trying to avoid their worst start in 42 years Friday night in their home opener against the Detroit Pistons in a matchup of winless teams.
Celtics forward Paul Pierce will be a game-time decision Friday night as he tried to return from a heel injury.
The Pistons will offer their head coaching position to Celtics Assistant Lawrence Frank, according to an AP source.