Boston Celtics defeat Orlando Magic, 112-94

The Celtics found a cure for the post-Chicago blues they had been experiencing since eliminating the Bulls in the first round of the playoffs.

A healthy dose of Rajon Rondo's aggression and speed, plus the sharpshooting of Eddie House (31 points) and Ray Allen (22), took the Celtics to a 112-94 win last night over the Orlando Magic at TD Banknorth Garden, tying their best-of-seven Eastern Conference second-round series at 1-1.

In Game 1, just 48 hours after beating t...