The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.
Edward Norton, Jonah Hill, Snoop Dogg and several other stars are slated to play in a celebrity tournament of the popular online game “Words With Friends” for charity.
The Celtics handled the Heat rather easily during the regular season going 3-1. The Heat won in the second game of the season while the Celtics took the latter three, but with one of those was a meaningless contest at the end of the season when playoff seeding had already been set.
Dirk Nowitzki was picked for his 11th straight All-Star game, with coaches overlooking his lowest scoring average since his second NBA season.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 16 points, driving past Kevin Garnett for the go-ahead layup and leading the Mavericks to a 90-85 victory over the Celtics.