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Eastern Conference Semifinals - Celtics vs. Heat - Game 3

Celtics Hammer the Heat in Boston for First Win of Series

Kevin Garnett dominated offensively and defensively in Game 3 on Saturday night and pushed the Celtics to a huge 97-81 victory at home. Garnett finished with 28 points and 18 rebounds, both game-highs.

Rajon Rondo left the game with a dislocated left elbow with 7:02 remaining in the third quarter after landing awkwardly in a loose ball scuffle, but returned at the start of the final frame and finished with six points and a game-high 11 assists.

Keys to the Game | Game Recap | Box Score | Play-By-Play

Kevin Garnett
Dwyane Wade
28 Points 23
18 Rebounds 6
1 Assists 7
2 Steals 1
0 Turnovers 3
0 Blocks 1
37:47 Minutes 40:03
13-20 FGM/A 8-19
0-1 3FM/A 1-5
2-2 FTM/A 6-7