Boston 93, Charlotte 62

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, December 11, 2010 7:00 PM
Location - Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina
Officials - # Curtis Blair, #46 Matt Boland, #43 Dan Crawford
Attendance - 19603

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Boston 20 22 22 29 93
Charlotte 16 16 15 15 62

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 19-4 10-1 9-3 W10
Charlotte 8-15 5-6 3-9 L2

Recap

Ray Allen led the way with 16 points and Kevin Garnett added 13 points and 11 rebounds as the Boston Celtics rolled past the Charlotte Bobcats, 93-62, on Saturday.

Glen Davis chipped in 16 points and seven boards and Semih Erden had 10 and seven for the Celtics, who have won 10 in a row.

Boston took control from the start with its defense, holding the Bobcats to 16 points or less in every quarter. The Celtics were never in trouble, steadily increasing their lead throughout the game before finally pulling the starters with a 25-point edge in the fourth quarter.

The Bobcats shot 34 percent and turned the ball over 21 times in the contest. Gerald Wallace had a particularly rough night, going 2-of-15 from the floor and finishing with nine points. The Celtics dominated on the boards as well, finishing with a 48-38 rebounding edge.

Nazr Mohammed had 14 points and Stephen Jackson added 13 points and seven assists for Charlotte, which was held to a season-low in points.

Top Game Performances

Boston   Charlotte
Ray Allen 16 Scoring Nazr Mohammed 14
Rajon Rondo 8 Assists Stephen Jackson 7
Kevin Garnett 11 Rebounds Kwame Brown 9
Ray Allen 6 Free Throws Made Gerald Wallace 4
Rajon Rondo 5 Steals Gerald Wallace 3
Semih Erden 4 Blocks Kwame Brown 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Boston 93 43.7 8-21 23-28 21 48 10 15 19
Charlotte 62 33.8 1-11 13-23 17 38 5 11 22

Upcoming Games

  • Charlotte will play their next game at home against Toronto. The Bobcats have a W/L % of .125 after a win and .467 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against New York . The Celtics have a W/L % of .842 after a win and .750 after a loss.
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