Wednesday's Play

Mar 24, 2010 4:04 PM

NBA basketball:


Denver Nuggets at Boston Celtics -4½ : the Celtics return home from a West Coast road trip in which they knocked off Houston and Dallas but fell to Utah, seeming to run out of gas in the second half. At this point of the season, Boston seems to have become more focused, as evidenced by three straight point-spread wins at the Garden. Denver comes back after Tuesday night’s loss at the New York Knicks, so this could be a tough spot for them. Boston -4 ½