Saturday , Nov , 13 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Boston Celtics Team Report – November 13

=== Boston Celtics Team Report – November 13 ===

(Sports Network) – Boston posted a 91-74 win over the Charlotte Bobcats at
the FleetCenter on Friday night.

Ricky Davis scored a game-high 19 points to pace Boston to the win. Gary
Payton scored 15 points and Marcus Banks contributed 13 for the Celtics, who
have won three straight after losing their first two games to start the
season.

Boston’s Paul Pierce, who entered the game averaging better than 24 points,
was held to just 10 but had seven rebounds and seven assists. Raef LaFrentz
pulled down 10 rebounds in the victory.

The Bobcats led throughout most of the first half, but Boston pulled even at
41-41 at the break. The Celtics then took control of the contest by outscoring
Charlotte, 27-16, in the third quarter. Boston cruised down the stretch.

Boston now has an amazing four days off before taking Washington at the MCI
Center on Thursday.

BOS