The Boston Celtics grabbed the lead early against the Charlotte Hornets and never trailed all night on their way to a 102-89  win on the road last night.

Kelly Olynyk led the C's with 20 points but the scoring balance was there again for the Celts. Jae Crowder, Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley all had 18.

The Hornets are coached by former UMaine Farmngton player Steve Clifford. His rookie #1 draft pick, Frank Kaminsky led them in scoring with 23.

The Celtics are 16-13. The Hornets are 15-13.