Found October 11, 2013 on Red's Army:
Tonight’s Celtics-Sixers game in Delaware started off as your typical preseason contest. Sloppy. The two teams combined for 11 turnovers in the first quarter and shot an atrocius 14 of 41 from the field. Boston did however finish quarter one with a lead for the first time this preseason, 21-20. They had a pretty balanced attack, with seven different Celtics scoring in the quarter. Then things went from sloppy to just plain ugly for Boston. Behind Spencer Hawes’ 13 second quarter points, and Boston’s abysmal 6 of 20 shooting, (including 0 of 5 from downtown) the C’s went into the half down 54-38. The second quarter was the difference maker tonight as Philly dropped 34 points on Boston. The C’s looked impatient-chucking up jumpers and playing lackluster defense. Philly dominated in the painted area, outscoring Boston 30-12 down low. The Sixers finished the half on a 14-3 run and went into halftime up 54-38. The Celtics managed to outscore Philly 19-18 in the 3rd, but more sloppy play,...
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