Indiana Pacers defeat Boston Celtics, 95-79

INDIANAPOLIS - Back-to-back championships is still a realistic goal for the Celtics.

But back-to-back game situations might not be a team strength this season, judging by a 95-79 loss to the Indiana Pacers last night.

The Celtics had an 8-0 record in the second of consecutive night games last season. Following a 96-80 win over Chicago at TD Banknorth Garden Boston Friday, though, the Celtics displayed the fatigue of a late arrival. They were also victims of some aggress...