San Antonio Spurs defeat Boston Celtics, 105-99

Paul Pierce believes the difference between winning and losing against elite teams is "the little things." Such was the case during the last two home games as the little things caught up to the Celtics against the Lakers Thursday and yesterday against the Spurs.

Despite taking a 3-point lead into the final minute, the Celtics ended up losing, 105-99, to San Antonio at TD Banknorth Garden. Following 12 straight wins, defending champion Boston (42-11) has dropped two stra...