Atlanta Hawks defeat Boston Celtics, 102-96
You could zero in on the 6:16 mark in the third quarter - an implosive sequence in which three technical fouls were called, one coach was ejected, five free throws were taken, and the 18,624 fans at TD Garden last night went from cute and cuddly to angry - and call it the tipping point in the Celtics’ 102-96 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.
The Celtics were facing a Hawks team that already had beaten them twice this season, and they came into this one without forwards Kevin G...
Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers has been ejected from Monday night's game against the Atlanta Hawks.
Rivers drew two quick technical fouls arguing a flagrant foul call on Glen "Big Baby" Davis in the third quarter.
Assistant coach Armond Hill took over for him -- and then drew a "T" of his own.
The Celtics led 67-57 with 6:16 left in the third quarter when Davis rode Marvin Williams away from the basket on a fast break.
Jamal Crawford made three free throws, th...