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The game of streaks continued as the Celtics scored the next 10 points. Garnett stopped the drought with a pair of free throws with 5:17 left, Pierce hit a 3-pointer and converted a three-point play, and Bass added a jumper to put the Celtics back up 65-47.
The Celtics led 69-55 at the end of the third and didn't let the Wizards get closer than 10 in the final period.
NOTES: Washington's 34 points in the first half was just two better than its season low. ... Bradley scored 10 of the Celtics' first 15 points ... The Celtics led 27-12 after the first period. ... Greg Stiemsma added 10 points for the Celtics. ... Both teams had 15 turnovers.
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