The Boston Celtics shrugged off fatigue and went on to beat the Atlanta Hawks 94-87 after playing four games in five nights in four different cities.
The win in Atlanta salvaged a gruelling road trip for the Celtics who managed to go on a 10-0 run at the start of the 4th quarter and held the Hawks scoreless in 11 straight possessions.
Brandon Bass led the the Celts with 17 points, seven rebounds and two timely blocks. Jeff Green scored 16 points and Jared Sullinger pitched in with 15 points and nine rebounds. The win ended their six-game losing streak.