Celtics lock up 7th seed in EastPosted by Inside Hoops
Courtney Lee scored 20 points and Jeff Green added 17 as the Boston Celtics cruised to a 120-88 victory over the Orlando Magic on Saturday night.
The win locked up the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference for Boston, which never trailed in beating Orlando for the eighth straight time.
All five Celtics starters reached double figures, with Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce scoring 14 and 12 points, respectively, after sitting out Friday against Miami.
Tobias Harris led the Magic with 22 points, and Nik Vucevic added 16 points and 12 rebounds.
Orlando hasn’t won back-to-back games since December. The Magic play their final home game of season on Monday against Chicago, and head to Miami for the season finale on Wednesday.
The Celtics conclude their regular-season schedule against Indiana on Tuesday and visit Toronto on Wednesday…
Boston G Jason Terry was given the night off by Rivers, marking his first missed game of the season.
– Reported by Kyle Hightower of the Associated Press