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Dennis Schroder faced his former team, the Los Angeles Lakers, for the first time as an opponent and led his squad to a big home win.

Schroder spent 34 minutes on the floor and went for 21 points, on 8/14 shooting. He also grabbed six rebounds and dished six assists.

The Celtics dominated the second half and outscored the Lakers 47-70 to cruise to the 108-130 victory at TD Garden, with Dennis Schroder playing a key role on both ends. Boston improved to 8-8, whereas Los Angeles dropped to 8-9.

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