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The defense didn't rest

Rivers has team loaded for bear, aiming high

Updated: October 29, 2009, 9:49 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Shelden Williams sounded like he couldn't quite believe the number.

"Fifty-nine?" he repeated back, more startled than seeking confirmation of the loser's total after the Celtics thumped the Bobcats, 92-59, Wednesday night at the TD Garden.

"Obviously, I haven't seen that since college. That's a great defensive performance by us. The opposing team scoring in the 50s, you don't really see that."

On the positive side for the Bobcats, they avoided infamy when Gerald Henderson's ...

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