Portland Trail Blazers defeat Boston Celtics, 91-86

PORTLAND, Ore. - As cold as it may be in Boston, the Celtics probably won't mind considering the heat they endured out West.

The Celtics returned home from an unsuccessful four-game road trip following a 91-86 loss to the Blazers at the Rose Garden last night.

"It was an awful trip," said coach Doc Rivers.

"We wanted to go 4-0 on this trip and we went 1-3. But it's over. It's over.

"There is nothing you can do about it. You go back home and regroup and get it g...