Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 1/11/13
Not sure why Russell and Olajuwon got paired up... Paul Pierce led the way with 23 points, and had two key hoops that held off a Houston 4th quarter rally and propelled the Celtics to a 103-91 victory. In Wednesday night's win over Phoenix the Celtics top 3 scorers all came off of the bench (Green 14, Terry 13, and Sullinger 12).  The subs continued that trend through the first half again tonight, with Jared Sullinger's 14 points on 7-8 shooting leading the way, followed by 10 from Courtney Lee and 9 from Jeff Green.  Sullinger also had team highs 18 minutes and 8 rebounds at halftime, while Lee posted a ridiculous +20 before the intermission.  In fact the entire bench posted +/- numbers of at least +10 or better. Boston led 53-45 at the break, then began the second half with an 9-0 run to push the lead up to 17.  The C's led by 12 after 3 quarters, 78-66.  But the Rockets fought back in the 4th, using a 12-0 run ending in a Chandler Parsons dunk to cut the Celtics lead down to j...
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