February 3, 2009

NBA: Boston 100, Philadelphia 99

Ray Allen made two three-pointers in the final 30 seconds Tuesday to deliver the Boston Celtics a 100-99 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers.

Allen finished with 23 points. Paul Pierce had 29 points, seven rebounds and six assists as the Celtics extended their winning streak to 12 games.

Rajon Rondo had 20 points, eight assists and five rebounds, and Glen Davis 12 points and 11 rebounds for Boston.

The Celtics were again without Kevin Garnett, who missed a second straight game with the flu.

Andre Iguodala had 22 points with six rebounds and six assists, and Andre Miller 21 points and seven assists for Philadelphia.