Final

Regular Season Series (Game 3 of 4)

Series starts 11/20

Game 1: Wednesday, November 20th
Pistons108Final
Celtics83
Game 2: Sunday, December 15th
Celtics89Final
Pistons99
Game 3: Thursday, January 2nd
Celtics87Final
Pistons99
Game 4: Friday, February 28th
Pistons106Final
OT
Celtics100

Celtics 87

(6-22, 1-13 away)

Pistons 99

(23-7, 14-3 home)

    7:30 PM ET, January 2, 1997

    The Palace of Auburn Hills, Detroit, MI

    1 2 3 4 T
    BOS 23 25 16 2387
    DET 25 29 22 2399

    Top Performers

    Boston: D. Wesley 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 9 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Detroit: G. Hill 20 Pts, 8 Reb, 8 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk