Rajon Rondo posted his fifth triple-double of the season with 16 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds as the Celtics cruised to a 91-72 win over the Heat. Paul Pierce paced Boston with 23 points, while Avery Bradley added 13 getting the start for the injured Ray Allen.
Brandon Bass tallied 16 points and 10 boards in the win. The Celtics have won five straight and seven of their last eight.
LeBron James was the lone bright spot for the Heat, dropping 23 points on 11-of-20 shooting in a losing effort.
The Heat have gone 2-and-3 in their last five games. Miami was held to 28 points in the second half.
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