Found January 09, 2013 on Celtics Green ...a boston celtics blog.:
7:21: The Celtics are riding high with 3 consecutive wins. Tonight, they will host the struggling Phoenix Suns. The Suns are just 2-15 on the road, while the C's are 10-6 at home. Rondo will return tonight. Keep checking here after each quarter for more updates.
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