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Celtics finish off regular season with loss to Raptors
Posted By WEEI On April 17, 2013 @ 10:58 pm In General | 4 Comments
The Celtics  are heading into the postseason on a sour note.
The C’s dropped their regular-season finale Wednesday night, losing, 114-90, to the Raptors in Toronto. The Celts now look forward to taking on the Knicks in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.
Doc Rivers ‘ team, which hadn’t played since Saturday because of Tuesday night’s cancellation due to the Boston Marathon bombing tragedy, played without both Kevin Garnett  (left ankle) and Jason Terry  (sore leg).
Paul Pierce , who missed Monday’s practice due to illness, started but didn’t play in the second half, finishing with 11 points in 15 minutes.
The Raptors finish their season with five straight wins, getting 24 points from DeMar DeRozan and 19 out of Rudy Gay . Toronto ends up at 30-29 after starting the season 4-19.
The Celtics conclude their regular season with a 41-40 mark. For a complete recap of the C’s regular-season finale, click here. 
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 Jason Terry: http://media.weei.com/basketball/jason-terry.htm
 Paul Pierce: http://media.weei.com/basketball/paul-pierce.htm
 Rudy Gay: http://media.weei.com/basketball/rudy-gay.htm
 recap of the C’s regular-season finale, click here.: http://weei.stats.com/nba/recap.asp?g=2013041728&home=28&vis=2&final=true
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