Boston Celtics defeat Atlanta Hawks, 88-85

ATLANTA - Some advice from the Celtics' youngest starter paid off in the final minutes of their 88-85 victory over the Atlanta Hawks last night.

"Rajon [Rondo] told me to relax a little bit," Kevin Garnett said after scoring 6 points in the final 2:52.

Indeed, composure played a big part in the Celtics' late rally against the hyped-up Hawks, as Boston improved its winning streak to 16 games, tied for the third longest in franchise history. The Celtics (24-2), who hos...