The Indiana Pacers continue to give the Boston Celtics trouble. The Celtics needed overtime to avoid their 2nd loss of the year to Indiana, one of only two teams to beat Boston this year. The Celtics relied on Ray Allen’s 35 points to take the 122-117 win at the Canseco Fieldhouse. The win was the 12th in a row for Boston putting them at 20-2 on the year.
Ray Allen’s season high 35 points were just what the Celtics needed. Allen had 12 3 pointers as well. Kevin Garnett also had a huge game for Boston with 17 points and 20 rebounds.
The Celtics will travel to D.C. for a thursday matchup with the Wizards before returning to the TD Banknorth Garden to host the Hornets on 12/12 and the Jazz on 12/15. Celtics tickets are available for both games.