|99||82||Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers||Recap | Box Score | Play-By-Play|
Boston Dominates Philly in the Second Half En Route to Victory
The Celtics cranked up the defensive intensity in the second half of Tuesday's matchup with the 76ers and cruised to a 99-82 victory. The C's led by just four points at halftime but opened up the third quarter on a 9-0 run to set the tone for the second half.
Rajon Rondo earned a double-double with his 16-point, 13-assist performance, while Paul Pierce led the C's in scoring with 18 points. Jeff Green had a solid all-around game off of the bench with eight points, seven rebounds and a game-high three blocks.