Sunday, January 26, 2014

Preview: Brooklyn @ Boston

Sunday will be an emotional day in Boston as it will mark Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce's return to Boston for the first time since the blockbuster trade that sent them to Brooklyn. In these 2 teams last meeting, Brooklyn came out victorious as they won 106-94.

 Starting Lineups: Boston/ PG- Phil Pressey SG- Gerald Wallace SF- Jeff Green PF- Jared Sullinger C- Kris Humphries

Brooklyn/ PG- Deron Williams SG- Joe Johnson SF- Alan Anderson PF- Paul Pierce C- Kevin Garnett

Brooklyn has been on fire as of late. They have won 4 out of their last 5 games and 9 out of 10. They are turning their season around. As for the Celtics, it looks as if their struggles will never end. They have lost 4 out of their last 5 including a 101-83 L to a Durant-less OKC on Friday. The return of Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett will be the most signifacant headline of the game, as the Nets will likely close out the C's for their 5th win in their last 6 games.

Predicted Final Score:
Brooklyn- 106
Boston- 92