Paul Pierce scored 15 of his game-high 25 points in the first quarter to lead his Boston Celtics past the Sacramento Kings 119-95 Wednesday night at the TD Garden. after a tough loss to a mediocre Houston lineup on Monday, the Celtics made sure to report to work on time through the snow with hopes to regain their confidence. “They were primed for a good effort to get the bad taste of the last game out of their mouths,” said Kings coach Paul Westphal. “They showed what kind of team they are. They’re a big-time machine.”
Rajon Rondo collected 10 points, 13 assists and two steals in his 29 minutes on the floor. Nate Robinson netted 4-of-6 from long range for 16 points off the bench. Eight different Celtics finished with double-digit numbers between Pierce, Rondo, Robinson, Ray Allen, Glen Davis, Marquis Daniels, Von Wafer and Semih Erden. The Celtics are next scheduled to matchup with the Charlotte Bobcats at home this Friday. Find the best Boston Celtics ticket deals right here at AceTicket.com!