Thursday , Dec , 27 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

Celtics Proving Their Worth out West

Artest seemed to awaken the Celts when he inexplicably approached their huddle during a timeout before being pulled away by teammate John Salmons following a physical foul by Kendrick Perkins. The Celtics, to a man incensed by the event, responded by scoring 11 straight points over the last 2:54 of the half. Garnett, perhaps the most bothered by Artest’s antics – the Kings forward started laughing at the sight of Garnett complaining to the officials – buried a pair of mid-range jumpers during the spurt…(Click here for more from the Boston Herald.)