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Ball's triple-double carries Hornets past Celtics, 111-102

Jan. 19, 2022 23:34 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — LaMelo Ball had a triple-double with 15 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Charlotte Hornets to a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. Terry Rozier led Charlotte with 28 points against his former team. Miles Bridges scored 22 and...

Tatum scores 27, Celtics rally past Pelicans 104-92

Jan. 17, 2022 16:08 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 27 points and the Boston Celtics erased an 18-point first-half deficit with a 104-92 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday. Tatum scored 21 in the second half to help Boston rally for its fifth win in six games. Dennis...

Celtics rally late, edge Bulls 114-112 on Williams' FTs

Jan. 15, 2022 23:58 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Robert Williams hit a pair of free throws with 9.7 seconds left and the Boston Celtics scored the final eight points to edge the Chicago Bulls 114-112 on Saturday night. Williams, who tied it at 112 with two foul shots with 31 seconds to go, finished with 14 points...

Embiid has 25 points and 13 rebounds, 76ers beat Celtics

Jan. 14, 2022 22:37 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 25 points and 13 rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers used a dominating start to roll to a 111-99 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night. Embiid finished five points shy of setting a franchise record with 30 or more points in nine...

Celtics take control early, pull away from Pacers 119-100

Jan. 12, 2022 22:18 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum packed a punch Wednesday night. Dennis Schroder added his own touch. Brown scored 34 points, Tatum added 33 and Schroder finished with 23 as the Boston Celtics rolled past the Indiana Pacers 119-100. Boston snapped a...

Brown's first triple-double leads Celtics over Knicks, 99-75

Jan. 08, 2022 23:00 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown had 22 points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds for his first career triple-double, Jayson Tatum scored 19 points and the Boston Celtics beat the New York Knicks 99-75 on Saturday night. Josh Richardson had 17 points and Robert Williams finished with 12...

RJ Barrett banks in 3 at buzzer, Knicks beat Celtics 108-105

Jan. 06, 2022 23:42 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — RJ Barrett banked in a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the New York Knicks 108-105 comeback victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night. Evan Fournier scored a career-high 41 points, and the Knicks overcame a 24-point, second-quarter deficit. The teams will...

Murray, Spurs hold off Celtics 99-97 in Popovich's 2,000th

Jan. 05, 2022 22:53 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Gregg Popovich became the first to coach 2,000 NBA games with the same team, and Dejounte Murray scored 22 points to lead the San Antonio Spurs past the Boston Celtics 99-97 on Wednesday night. Devin Vassell and Derrick White each had 17 points for the Spurs, who...

Brown scores 50, rallies Celts to 116-111 OT win over Magic

Jan. 02, 2022 22:16 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored a career-high 50 points, rallying the Boston Celtics from 14 points down late in the fourth quarter to a 116-111 overtime victory over the Orlando Magic on Sunday night. Brown scored 21 in the fourth quarter, then opened OT with his fifth...

Brown, Smart star as Celtics beat Suns 123-108

Dec. 31, 2021 17:17 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart each scored 24 points, and the Boston Celtics stopped a three-game slide by topping the Phoenix Suns 123-108 on Friday. Brown also grabbed 11 rebounds and Smart finished with eight assists, helping the Celtics bounce back from a 91-82...