5/8/12 - Celtics 86, Hawks 87
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Celtics' Late Run Not Enough As Comeback Falls Short

The Celtics were unable to convert on a late comeback and fell 87-86 Tuesday night to the Hawks in Atlanta. The C's now lead 3-2 in the series.

Rajon Rondo sparked the comeback effort with 13 points, 12 assists and five steals. Kevin Garnett also had a big night with 16 points and seven rebounds but Al Horford (19 points, 11 rebounds, three blocks) led the Hawks to victory.