Boston Celtics coach had to do something. After back to back blowout losses he changed his starting unit and it seemed to work. A 115-87 victory over the NY Knicks Friday night.

Kelly Olynyk and Marcus Smart took over the two new starting spots. Olynyk finished with 19 points and 7 rebounds. Smart had 12 points, rebounds and 10 assists.

Isaiah thomas led all scorers with 29.

The struggling Knicks lost their star Carmelo Anthony in the 2nd quarter when he argued a a loose ball foul, picked up two technical fouls and got kicked out of the game. He finished with 12 points.

The Celtics are now 4-4 and play the Indiana Pacers tonight.

NOTE: Live coverage of the C's vs Pacers tonight begins at 6:30pm on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket.