Boston Celtics Team Report – November 22
=== Boston Celtics Team Report – November 22 ===
(Sports Network) – Ricky Davis converted 10-of-14 shots to finish with 25
points off the bench and lifted the Boston Celtics to a 102-83 win over the
Seattle SuperSonics on Sunday at the FleetCenter.
Paul Pierce finished with 17 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists for the
Celtics, who snapped a two-game losing streak and earned their sixth straight
home victory in the series. Gary Payton contributed 12 points and seven
Mark Blount and Jiri Welsch both registered 12 points for Boston in the
victory. Raef LaFrentz notched 11 points and six boards for the Celtics, who
improved to 3-3 at home this season. Welsh posted eight rebounds for Boston,
which has won seven of the last nine games in the series against Seattle.
Davis has scored in double-digits in six of Boston’s eight games.
He is averaging 16 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists this season.
The Celtics are off until Tuesday when they visit the Indiana Pacers at
Conseco Fieldhouse. Earlier this season, the Pacers defeated Boston, 100-94,
at the FleetCenter.