Bird in sight for Garnett

BOSTON -- With 12 first-half points in Tuesday night's tilt with the Bucks, Celtics forward Kevin Garnett leapfrogged Hall of Famer Hal Greer to take over 25th place on the NBA's all-time scoring list with 21,588 career points.

The next player Garnett will pass with resonate louder in these parts: Larry Bird. Larry Legend, who celebrated his 53rd birthday Monday, sits at 24th overall with 21,791 points.