Found March 05, 2013 on Celtics Life:
PLAYERS: Avery Bradley
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
Avery Bradley was the Boston Celtics' top scorer against the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night with 22 points, leading the Celtics to a 109-101 victory and their 3rd straight win. Boston is now only 1 game behind Atlanta for the 6th seed in the East, and 1.5 games behind both Chicago and Brooklyn (#4 and #5, respectively). Highlights above, box score below. Boston Celtics 109, Philadelphia 76ers 101 - FINAL - March 5, 2013 Quarter Breakdown Team1234TOTAL Boston Celtics26272630109 Philadelphia 76ers23232827101 Boston Celtics (32-27) PlayerMinsFGM/A3FM/AFTM/A+/-OREBDREBT-REBASTPFSTLTOBSBAPTS 34Pierce, Paul29:416-104-42-2+9381173050018 30Bass, Brandon24:452-50-01-1-41341200115 5Garnett, Kevin28:049-170-00-0+1115614062018 11Lee, Courtney29:352-71-30-0-22244131005 0Bradley, Avery34:1210-152-40-0+525750140022 44Wilcox, Chris16:542-60-10-0-11560201214 8Green, Jeff28:224-81-17-9+922452110016 4Terry, Jason25:383-71-22-2+90336112019 27Crawford, Jordan16:164-72-32-2-104431110012 55Wi...
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