Found December 22, 2012 on Boston Sports Media Watch:
Celtics (26-7) vs. Spurs (17-16) December 21, 1979 Boston Garden The Celtics continued their hot streak as they hosted the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night at the Garden.  The C’s hit the glass, ran the break, and moved the ball exceptionally well in a lopsided 133-114 victory.  The win marked the 27th victory for the Celtics, and improved their winning streak to seven games. Larry Bird led the Celtics with 26 points and 14 rebounds.  He added 6 assists as the C’s cruised past George Gervin’s Spurs despite the Ice Man’s 36 point performance.  Bird improved to 2-1 against Gervin and the depth of the Green Team proved too much as at least nine Celtics scored eight or more points. The Celtics held the team Christmas party the day before the game with the Spurs.  Afterward, the C’s prepared to depart for a six game, two week road trip that wouldn’t have Boston back at the Garden until January 9. “To me,” Tiny Archibald said in the preview of the Spurs game to the Globe’s Larry Whitesi...
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