Final

Regular Season Series (Game 3 of 4)

Series starts 1/21

Game 1: Friday, January 21st
Celtics98Final
Nets104
Game 2: Wednesday, February 2nd
Nets89Final
Celtics110
Game 3: Saturday, April 9th
Celtics86Final
Nets99
Game 4: Wednesday, April 20th
Nets102Final
Celtics93

Celtics 86

(41-35, 15-22 away)

Nets 99

(38-39, 22-17 home)

1:00 PM ET, April 9, 2005

IZOD Center, East Rutherford, NJ

1 2 3 4 T
BOS 19 25 19 2386
NJ 37 18 30 1499

Top Performers

Boston: P. Pierce 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

New Jersey: V. Carter 45 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl, 1 Blk

Flagrant Fouls: None
Technical Fouls: 1 BOSTON ( A Walker 1 )
Officials: Eddie F. Rush , Gary Zielinski , Tim Donaghy
Attendance: 15,103
Time of Game: 02:05