Real Madrid's convincing 4-0 win at Eibar earlier on Saturday had kept up the pressure.
A soft-looking award of a penalty gifted Messi the opportunity to put Barca in front from the spot on 23 minutes before Celta's Lucas Olaza silenced the stadium three minutes before the break with a brilliant free-kick.
Not to be outdone, Messi restored Barcelona's lead with a glorious strike after Fran Beltran fouled Arthur, the club's all-time leading scorer curling a picture-book goal into the top corner from 25 yards.
Both Blaugrana talisman Messi and Ronaldo have now netted 34 trebles in Spain's top tier, although the former Real Madrid forward, having previously played for Sporting CP and Manchester United before joining Juventus past year, had a shorter stay in the division.
Antoine Griezmann, who struggled again to make an impact, saw a shot well saved by Celta keeper Ruben Blanco as Barca, now with Sergio Busquets on the pitch following Nelson Semedo's injury midway through the first half, giving Ernesto Valverde's side much more control of the ball.
"With Messi anything is possible", he said. Because of this, the opponent can't commit fouls on the edge of their own box.
Pulisic keeps up scoring run for Chelsea in win over Palace
Mateo Kovacic was involved in the build-up when Chelsea went ahead, but it was Willian's classy touch that put Abraham through. Not just myself, but Jody [Morris], Joe [Edwards], Chris Jones, we do know the club, we do feel the club and we do know them.
Authorities have appealed to people to register themselves, and register details if they are concerned for missing loved ones. On Friday evening, a State of Fire Emergency for Queensland residents was declared: "It is now too late to leave the area".
Beshear - the son of Kentucky's last Democratic governor, Steve Beshear -named his top deputy in the attorney general's office, J. Just last weekend Vice President Pence and former Vice President Joe Biden held events in the state for their respective parties.
Subban and Frederik Andersen stood tall through the first 40 minutes of the game as neither allowed a goal in two periods of play. Max Pacioretty: Pacioretty opened the scoring in the third period and gave Vegas the lead early in the final frame.
Missing from the American team is Phil Mickelson, who had played in every Presidents Cup since the matches began in 1994. The Americans won in 2011 at Royal Melbourne with Woods - a captain's pick - delivering the winning point.
In the recent episode of Weekend Ka Vaar, Salman lashed out at Mahira Sharma after her showdown with Sidharth in BB factory task. Fans of the reality show took a dig on Salman by writing '#BiasedHostSalmanKhan'. "Trending since last night till now".
When teams concede free kicks on the edge of their own box they feel nearly as unsafe as penalties with Messi standing over them. Barcelona's talisman gave the ball away in midfield and conceded a foul on the edge of his own box as he tried to win it back.
Anthony broke a 17-year-old freshman scoring record against Notre Dame, notching 34 points in his first collegiate game. The Tar Heels shot just 31% and located on their own down by 1 to Notre Dame heading into halftime.
The sunny streets of Tokyo are already filling up with excited crowds ahead of Emperor Naruhito's enthronement procession. Hours before the parade, Yukari Oshita said she felt a closeness to Naruhito, the first emperor born in post-war Japan .
L'Iran annonce avoir découvert un gisement de pétrole colossal
Le pays souffre de l'effet des sanctions économiques rétablies contre la République islamique par les Etats-Unis depuis août 2018. Le gisement s'étend de Bostan à Omidiyeh, deux villes de la province du Khouzestan, dans le sud-ouest de l'Iran, a-t-il ajouté.
Cambodian opposition leader turned away at Paris check
However, a THAI employee says Rainsy was not allowed to board the flight from Paris to Bangkok because his booking was not valid. The government in Phnom Penh said it would arrest him and has asked all regional neighbours to bar him from entering.
NHL-leading Capitals beat Knights for 6th consecutive win
Vegas is tied for ninth in the league with the man advantage as they convert 21.7 percent of their power play chances this season. Bertuzzi and Dennis Cholowski assisted on the marker: Detroit gave up a goal later in the period to make it a one-goal game.
Closing down sale at Mothercare in Peterborough
Customers can expect to find a huge range of discounts and bargains as all stock must go before the Romford store closure. While Mothercare's worldwide shops remain profitable, its United Kingdom division faced serious financial difficulties.
No. 13 Minnesota stays unbeaten vs No. 5 Penn State, 31-26
Given the stakes, the stage and the production, this was arguably the best game Najee Harris has had in an Alabama uniform. Tagovailoa limped off the field after the game, his first since suffering an ankle injury against Tennessee on October 20.