Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 2)

Series starts 1/3

Game 1: Monday, January 3rd
Hornets90Final
Celtics108
Game 2: Saturday, March 19th
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Hornets100

Hornets 90

(2-27, 1-16 away)

Celtics 108

(14-17, 9-5 home)

7:00 PM ET, January 3, 2005

TD Garden, Boston, MA

1 2 3 4 T
NO 18 28 19 2590
BOS 25 21 36 26108

Top Performers

New Orleans: C. Andersen 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

Boston: P. Pierce 19 Pts, 10 Reb, 10 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Flagrant Fouls: None
Technical Fouls: 1 NEWORLEANS ( L Nailon 1 )
Officials: Gary Zielinski , Joe Forte , Ron Olesiak
Attendance: 13,002
Time of Game: 02:11