Professional Game Coverage: Boston 86, Detroit 78


Detroit News: “Pistons scrap but fall short,” by Chris McCosky

  • Detroit News: “Johnson will remain Pistons starter, Brown to sit,” by Chris McCosky
  • Detroit Free Press: “The game plan: Take lumps now to win later,” by Drew Sharp
  • Detroit Free Press: “Down and out? Pistons drop 5th straight to Celtics,” by Vince Ellis
  • Detroit Free Press: “Johnson moves into starting role,” by Vince Ellis
  • Booth Newspapers: “Pistons fall to defending champion Celtics again,” by A. Sherrod Blakely
  • Booth Newspapers: “Celtics respect Pistons, despite Detroit’s struggles,” by A. Sherrod Blakely
  • The Grand Rapids Press: “Pistons’ best no longer good enough vs. NBA elite,” by Greg Johnson
  • The Boston Globe: “Celtics score a TKO,” by Frank Dell’Apa
  • The Boston Globe: “Allen, Rondo make do,” by Frank Dell’Apa
  • The Boston Herald: “Kendrick Perkins ejected, but Green still win 10th straight,” by Steve Bulpett
  • The Boston Herald: “Ray Allen not upset by snub,” by Steve Bulpett