2012-01-24 / Sports
Celtics make Magic offense disappear
Pierce, Bass carry Celtics over Orlando, 87-56
BOSTON ( AP) — The Boston Celtics’ injuries didn’t affect what coach Doc Rivers always wants — solid defense. Paul Pierce and former Magic forward Brandon Bass each scored 19 points to carry the injury-riddled Celtics to an 87-56 win over Orlando on Monday night. The Magic set franchise lows for points and field goals (16).