Boston Celtics defeat New York Knicks, 110-101

The home locker room at TD Banknorth Garden was quieter than usual last night; Kevin Garnett's vocal presence was missing.

But there was plenty of talking on the court, and the Celtics reserves made a loud statement with their play in a 110-101 win over the New York Knicks.

The Celtics went to a power-forward-by-committee setup, a sort of Little Three combination of Glen Davis, Leon Powe, and Brian Scalabrine providing enough defensive quickness and offensive variety to...