Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • ATL40.8
    • 51.3BOS
  • Three Point %

    • ATL20.0
    • 42.3BOS
  • Turnovers

    • ATL36
    • 22BOS
  • Rebounds

    • ATL49
    • 44BOS

Game Information

TD Garden
Coverage: TNT
  • Boston, MA
Attendance: 18,624
100%
Capacity: 18,624
Joe Crawford, Tony Brothers, Pat Fraher
5/7/2012 Associated Press

Celtics pummel Hawks to snare 3-1 advantage

Paul Pierce scored 24 points in 18 minutes and the Boston Celtics opened a 37-point third-quarter lead before coasting to a 101-79 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night to take a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven series.

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Hawks1922221679
Celtics32322611101

Game Flow

ATL
BOS
0:00 - 4th Quarter

ATL

79

BOS

101

End Game

Shot Chart

  • Joe Johnson makes 20-foot jumper (Josh Smith assists)
  • Josh Smith misses 19-foot jumper
  • Jeff Teague misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Josh Smith misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Joe Johnson makes 7-foot jumper
  • Jannero Pargo makes 26-foot three point jumper
  • Tracy McGrady makes 18-foot jumper (Jannero Pargo assists)
  • Tracy McGrady misses layup
  • Josh Smith makes driving dunk (Joe Johnson assists)
  • Al Horford makes dunk (Josh Smith assists)
  • Josh Smith misses 17-foot jumper
  • Jeff Teague makes two point shot
  • Al Horford makes dunk (Kirk Hinrich assists)
  • Al Horford makes two point shot (Josh Smith assists)
  • Paul Pierce blocks Joe Johnson's layup
  • Al Horford misses 19-foot jumper
  • Al Horford makes dunk (Josh Smith assists)
  • Joe Johnson misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Josh Smith makes layup (Jeff Teague assists)
  • Jeff Teague misses 20-foot jumper
  • Al Horford makes hook shot
  • Joe Johnson misses 4-foot jumper
  • Josh Smith makes two point shot
  • Jeff Teague misses 17-foot jumper
  • Al Horford makes layup (Jeff Teague assists)
  • Jeff Teague makes two point shot (Joe Johnson assists)
  • Marvin Williams makes 26-foot three point jumper (Jeff Teague assists)
  • Jannero Pargo misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Marvin Williams misses 12-foot jumper
  • Jannero Pargo misses jumper
  • Vladimir Radmanovic misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Erick Dampier makes 16-foot jumper (Willie Green assists)
  • Marquis Daniels blocks Marvin Williams's jumper
  • Willie Green makes 19-foot jumper (Vladimir Radmanovic assists)
  • Erick Dampier misses layup
  • Erick Dampier misses layup
  • Sasha Pavlovic blocks Ivan Johnson's layup
  • Ryan Hollins blocks Vladimir Radmanovic's 7-foot jumper
  • Jannero Pargo misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Jannero Pargo misses 31-foot three point jumper
  • Willie Green misses layup
  • Paul Pierce makes layup (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Kevin Garnett makes 6-foot two point shot (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Avery Bradley misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Paul Pierce makes 18-foot jumper (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Avery Bradley makes two point shot
  • Avery Bradley makes 23-foot three point jumper (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Kevin Garnett makes dunk (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Rajon Rondo makes layup
  • Paul Pierce misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Ray Allen misses 22-foot jumper
  • Paul Pierce misses layup
  • Greg Stiemsma makes layup (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Marquis Daniels misses 6-foot jumper
  • Marquis Daniels makes 17-foot jumper
  • Brandon Bass makes dunk
  • Paul Pierce makes 26-foot three point jumper (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Rajon Rondo makes 18-foot jumper (Greg Stiemsma assists)
  • Brandon Bass misses jumper
  • Rajon Rondo misses layup
  • Kevin Garnett misses 21-foot jumper
  • Marquis Daniels makes layup (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Ray Allen makes 19-foot jumper (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Rajon Rondo makes 25-foot three point jumper
  • Brandon Bass makes 20-foot jumper (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Paul Pierce makes 25-foot three point jumper
  • Paul Pierce makes 26-foot three point jumper
  • Brandon Bass misses 19-foot jumper
  • Avery Bradley misses 18-foot jumper
  • Brandon Bass misses 22-foot jumper
  • Ray Allen misses 18-foot jumper
  • Brandon Bass misses layup
  • Ray Allen misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Rajon Rondo makes 24-foot three point jumper (Ray Allen assists)
  • Ray Allen makes 26-foot three point jumper (Marquis Daniels assists)
  • Rajon Rondo makes 2-foot two point shot
  • Kevin Garnett makes layup (Rajon Rondo assists)
  • Ryan Hollins misses two point shot
  • Rajon Rondo makes 18-foot jumper (Marquis Daniels assists)
  • Rajon Rondo misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Brandon Bass misses two point shot
  • E'Twaun Moore misses 10-foot running jumper
  • Sasha Pavlovic misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Marquis Daniels misses 13-foot jumper
  • Keyon Dooling misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • E'Twaun Moore misses 25-foot three point jumper

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