Celtics 107, Heat 120 - October 30, 2012
The Celtics clawed their way back to a four-point difference late in the fourth quarter after trailing by as many as 19 points before the Heat made a final push to put the C's away 120-107 Tuesday night in Miami. Leandro Barbosa led the late-game surge, scoring all 16 of his points in the fourth frame on 6-for-8 shooting.
Paul Pierce led Boston with a team-high 23 points to go with five rebounds and five assists, while Rajon Rondo recorded a double-double with 20 points and 13 assists. Rondo extended his streak of games with 10 or more assists to 25; the only players in NBA history to log more are John Stockton (37) and Magic Johnson (46).