Ray Allen scored 22 points, Kevin Garnett added 18 and the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 86-83 last night to snap a five-game losing streak. Boston avoided its first six-game skid since dropping seven in a row from April 4th-15th of 2007.
Celtics center Jermaine O’Neal missed his second straight game with a sprained left wrist. He remained in Boston last night and will be examined by doctors today.
Milwaukee is in Boston tonight, tip off at 7:30 p.m.