The Celtics needed three overtimes, but managed to get their seventh win in a row, with a 118-114 victory over the Denver Nuggets at the TD Garden. Denver had come into the game having won nine in a row themselves.
The Celtics were paced by the “old” guys, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Jason Terry, who all logged big minutes, and the Celtics play on the road in Charlotte tonight. How Doc Rivers allocates minutes tonight will be interesting to watch.
New path exhilarating – Gary Washburn looks at how the Celtics have reinvented themselves during this winning streak.
Losses have turned Celtics into winners – A. Sherrod Blakely says that the Celtics have shown the kind of fight and resiliency that was nowhere to be found at the start of the season, and that the losses of Rajon Rondo and Jarrod Sullinger may have been what the team needed that about themselves.
Jason Terry continues to provide veteran touch – Steve Bulpett has the veteran guard with his biggest game as a Celtic.