Celts Beat 76ers, Losing Streak Over [VIDEO]
The Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 120-105 Sunday night, ending a season-high, four-game losing streak.
Isaiah Thomas led Boston with 26 points and Amir Johnson scored a season-high 18 points. A total of six players reached double digits in scoring for the Celtics. The team remains in fifth place in the Eastern Conference, a half-game behind No. 4 Miami.
Carl Landry scored 26 points for the 76ers and Hollis Thompson added 18. Philadelphia extended its losing streak to five and has now lost eighteen of its last nineteen games. The 76ers have the worst record in the league, managing just nine wins this season.
The game against Philadelphia was the first of back-to-back games for the Celtics. The team will host the Orlando Magic at TD Garden Monday night at 7:30 p.m.
Boston is expected to get Jonas Jerebko back for Monday night's game. The Celtics forward has missed the last three games with Achilles and ankle soreness.