Celtics Vs. Sixers, Game 3, Halftime Score: Boston Leads 60-49

The Boston Celtics are looking to get a one-game edge over the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 3 in the second round series of the 2012 NBA playoffs. So far, go good for the Celtics who have a 60-49 lead over the Sixers at the half.

Kevin Garnett has powered the Celtics with an eight-for-11 performance from the field. He leads the team with 17 points and nine rebounds. Rajon Rondo also has 17 points. They led Boston in big second quarter, outscoring the 76ers 32-16.

Jrue Holiday leads Philadelphia with 10 points. Thaddeus Young also has 10 points off the bench.

Boston is out-shooting Philadelphia with 54.7 percent from the field to just over 47 percent for the Sixers. The Celtics also have the edge on the boards with 24 rebounds to just 16 for the 76ers.

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