Coming off their first win, the Boston Celtics return home to face an opponent they're already familiar with this season.
The Celtics and the Washington Wizards meet for the second time in five days Wednesday night in Boston.
After opening the season with back-to-back double-digit losses, Boston got into the win column Saturday night with an 89-86 victory in Washington.
"I think everyone is starting to figure out that to be a good team, you have to work at it. It's hard work," Celtics coach Doc Rivers said. "You don't just show up, and because you have some good names on a piece of paper, you become good."
Rajon Rondo has been good, averaging 15.3 points, 12.0 assists and 5.3 rebounds in three games while racking up double-doubles in each. Rondo had 12 points and 12 assists Saturday, giving him 27 consecutive games with 10 or more assists - tied with John Stockton for the third-longest such streak in NBA history.
Paul Pierce, who shot just 3 of 11 in Friday's home loss to Milwa...