Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series starts 12/31

Game 1: Friday, December 31st
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Game 2: Saturday, March 19th
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Hornets 83

(19-14, 6-10 away)

Celtics 81

(24-7, 13-2 home)

Coverage: CSNN

3:00 PM ET, December 31, 2010

TD Garden, Boston, MA

1 2 3 4 T
NO 23 14 29 1783
BOS 19 20 18 2481

Top Performers

New Orleans: C. Paul 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 11 Ast, 6 Stl

Boston: R. Allen 18 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast

Flagrant Fouls: None
Technical Fouls: PLAYERS: 1 BOSTON ( G Davis 1 ) - TEAMS (def3sec): NEWORLEANS (1) - COACHES: None
Officials: Bill Spooner , Eric Lewis , Haywoode Workman
Attendance: 18,624
Time of Game: 02:18