Boston Celtics defeat Dallas Mavericks, 99-92

DALLAS - Celtics coach Doc Rivers called his team's last contest before the All-Star break the "worry game." The next game isn't until Thursday on the road against Utah.

Although Rivers was worried about how his team would perform, he didn't figure his All-Star vacation would start before his players' respite. With Rivers watching from the locker room, Paul Pierce scored 18 of his team-high 31 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Celtics to a 99-92 comeback victo...