Nets 85, Celtics 79 - January 26, 2014

Nets 85, Celtics 79 - January 26, 2014

The Celtics surged to pull within three points of the Nets in the final minute of Sunday night's game but eventually fell 85-79 at TD Garden. The night was an emotional one, as the Garden crowd witnessed the return of former Celtics Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett.

Rajon Rondo nearly earned a triple-double by scoring 13 points while recording team highs of eight rebounds and eight assists. Brandon Bass tied for the game-high in scoring with his 17-point performance (6-of-6 from the field).