Boston Celtics defeat Los Angeles Clippers, 111-100

With the exception of 49 seconds, the Celtics' bench did all the dirty work down the stretch last night.

Although Boston entered the fourth quarter up just 3 points, the reserves played nearly the entire final 12 minutes en route to a 111-100 victory over the struggling Los Angeles Clippers at sold-out TD Banknorth Garden. The Celtics received a career-high 24 points from starting point guard Rajon Rondo, but also 44 points from the bench.

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