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First-rate in third quarter

Pierce (22 points) leads decisive uprising

Updated: October 31, 2009, 8:20 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Kevin Garnett would like to apologize to all the fans of the Maine Red Claws.

On other teams, young players such as J.R. Giddens and Lester Hudson might be optioned down to an NBA Development League affiliate to get increased playing time. But the way the Celtics are playing this year, the fourth quarter has become a development tool in Boston.

For the second consecutive game, the Celtics used their depth Friday night to dominate the middle quarters, and Boston breezed to ...

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