As Marcus Smart grabbed a rebound in traffic early in the fourth quarter, he immediately pushed the ball up court and spotted a wide open Kelly Olynyk.
An unexpectedly physical practice for the Boston Celtics prior to Wednesday's game at Brooklyn put them in just the right frame of mind to snap their losing skid with an 89-81 win over
An 8-0 finish in the second quarter by the Boston Celtics was enough to give their first lead of the game. And it came with 26.5 seconds to play in the half, which ended with Boston on top 40-39.
Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens plans to have Jameer Nelson (ankle) and James Young on the inactive list tonight.