Garnett (29, 11) leads Celtics past 76ers, 92-91

Philadelphia 76ers forward Andre Iguodala, left, posts up on Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce (34) during the first quarter of Game 1 in the NBA basketball Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series, Saturday, May 12, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

May 12, 2012 7:43:18 PM PDT
Kevin Garnett scored 29 points - his most in the regular- or postseason this year - and added 11 rebounds on Saturday night to give the Boston Celtics a 92-91 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers in the opener of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.