Sunday , Feb , 22 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Boston Celtics Team Report – February 22

=== Boston Celtics Team Report – February 22 ===

(Sports Network) – The struggling Boston Celtics play the final contest of
their seven-game road trip tonight in Seattle against All-Star Ray Allen and
the SuperSonics.

This is the second and final meeting of the season between these two squads.
On December 10, 2003, the Celtics outscored the Sonics, 126-112, at the

The Celtics are a brutal 1-5 on the current road swing. On Saturday, Boston
was blown out by the Portland Trail Blazers, 105-84, at the Rose Garden.
Chris Mihm scored 15 points and Ricky Davis netted 12 for the Celtics, who
have dropped five consecutive contests.

In Saturday’s loss to Portland, the Celtics fell behind 22-0 in the first
quarter, as Boston lost its 11th game overall in its last 12 tries.

Boston is 12-17 on the road this season.

The Celtics have won three straight and six of the last seven meetings with
the Sonics. Boston has won two of its last three at Seattle.