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Randolph, Trail Blazers host Celtics

Jan 1, 2007 - 3:14 PM Boston (10-19) at Portland (13-18) 10:00 pm EST

PORTLAND, Oregon (Ticker) -- Zach Randolph and the Portland Trail Blazers look to snap a two-game losing streak when they host the Boston Celtics on Monday.

Randolph, averaging 24 points per game, scored 34 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in Friday's 96-86 loss to the Utah Jazz.

Randolph has scored 30 or more points and grabbed 10 or more rebounds eight times this season. Brandon Roy added 17 points for Portland, but no other Trail Blazer reached double figures.

The Celtics have been sliding lately, losing six straight. Boston's slump continued with a 101-95 loss to the Seattle Super Sonics on Sunday.

Tony Allen led the Celtics with 23 points while Al Jefferson finished with 21.