Surging Celtics hold off Timberwolves
By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange
Minnesota 97 Boston 101
BOSTON -- Back on Nov. 16, the young Boston Celtics visited Minnesota and were thumped by the Timberwolves to fall to 4-7.
Exactly one month later, the teams met again in Boston. This time, the first-place Celtics eked out a 101-97 victory Monday night to improve to 12-14 with their eighth win in 12 games.
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