Jordan Crawford scores 21, Celtics beat Bobcats

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Jordan Crawford scored 21 and the Boston Celtics took down the Charlotte Bobcats, 96-86. This is the second win in as many games for Boston (6-10) after beating Atlanta on Saturday.

Crawford went 5-11 from the field (4-6 on 3-pointers) and 7-7 from the free throw line, in an efficient offensive performance. Other key players for Boston included Brandon Bass with 16 points and 5 rebounds, and Jeff Green with 13 points and 7 rebounds. Kemba Walker had another big game for Charlotte in the loss, scoring 28 points on 11-17 shooting from the field and 5-6 from the free throw line. Gerald Henderson added 20 points and 5 rebounds.

This drops Charlotte (7-8) to 1-1 against Boston on the year.

Coming up next, the Celtics square off with the Memphis Grizzlies, who are 7-7 on the year. The Bobcats go up against the Indiana Pacers, currently 13-1 this season. The Celtics are 0-1 versus Memphis this season.

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