Saturday , Mar , 06 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Boston Celtics Team Report – March 6

=== Boston Celtics Team Report – March 6 ===

(Sports Network) – Paul Pierce collected 24 points, 10 rebounds and eight
assists to lead the Boston Celtics over the Washington Wizards, 94-90, at the

Mark Blount and Ricky Davis each netted 17 points for the Celtics, who won
their fourth straight game for the first time since December.

Boston defeated the Wizards earlier in the year and has won 10 of 15 and 15 of
the previous 21 matchups. The Celtics have also won 12 of their last 15 in
Beantown against Washington.

Pierce has scored 21 or more points in six straight games. He has averaged
24.5 points, 6.8 rebounds and 5.7 assists in that span.

The Celtics are off until Sunday when they visit Kevin Garnett and the
Minnesota Timberwolves. Earlier this season, the Timberwolves defeated Boston,
116-95 at the FleetCenter.