Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 11/23/12
Trading places: Green played well against his former team Saying "best win of the season" is cliche. But so far, this was absolutely the best win of the season. The Celtics beat the Thunder 108-100, in a game that was hardly in doubt in the final quarter. The Celtics were led by Paul Pierce who was absolutely on fire, putting up 27 points on 8-16 shooting, and of course Rajon Rondo who had 6 points, 8 boards and 16 assists, with 16 dimes Rondo hit double digits in the assist column for the 36th consecutive game. With one more game in double digits, Rondo will tie John Stockton for the 2nd longest streak in NBA history - crazy stuff. Kendrick Perkins put up a very 'Perk like' 5 points and 7 boards for OKC, while the Thunder were led by Kevin Durant's 29 points, and Russell Westbrook (26-8-7). The C's were able to turn the momentum right before the end of the 1st when they inserted the second unit. The Celtic bench outscored the Thunder bench 22-6 in the 1st half and the Green wer...
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