Kyrie Leads Celtics Over Raptors [VIDEO]
Perhaps it was the closest thing to a must win game this season. The Boston Celtics taking on the first place Toronto Raptors at Boston Garden last night.
Well, mission accomplished.
A 117-108 win over the Raptors, stoppping a three game losing skid and staying within striking distance of first place.
Kyrie Irving had a monster night - 27 points and a career high 18 assists.
10 of those points and six of those assists came in the fourth quarter.
The return of Aron Baynes from injury was also a help.
Al Horford had a season high 24 points and Gordon Hayward had 18.
Kawhi Leonard had 33 for the Raptors.