Aleos Boston Celtics vindicated themselves this Thursday after the humiliation against the Oklahoma City Thunder and they passed over the dallas mavericks at home, with a Triple double of 29 points, fourteen rebounds and ten assists by Jason Tatum,
The Celtics reacted with pride after scoring 150 points in a loss against the Thunder, their second consecutive loss to the Denver Nuggets, and Last year’s finalists showed their prowess in Dallas.
Tatum signs his second triple double
tatum firm second triple double of his career And the Celtics, with an excellent group performance, confirmed themselves as the best balanced team in the NBA (27-12) and Eastern Leader.
‘JT’ scored 13 of his 29 points in the fourth period and was backed up by 19 points, seven rebounds and three assists. jaylen brownA night when six Celtics players finished in double digits.
Marcus Smart and Malcolm Brogdon He contributed fifteen, Grant Williams i put twelve more derrick white I contributed ten.
team of Joe Majulla Canceled the Mavericks and part of the credit goes to the Dominicans al horfordwho averaged eight points, six rebounds and eight assists, paced his teammates and shone through his tactical intelligence and clarity when reading the plays.
bad for doncic
The defense of the Celtics complicated the task of the Slovenians luka doncicQ note 23 points with nine reboundsAnd remained on the bench in the fourth period with the match already pronounced in favor of the visitors.
And that, after the Mavericks’ opening 9-7, the Celtics they were always sending on the scoreboardLeading by nine points in the first quarter and adding 19 already in the second.
They did this without requiring a great waste of energy on the part of their two stars, tatum y brownwho scored fifteen at halftime.
Majulla’s team made a definite getaway in the third quarter. 89-65 with which he finished that period He touched some Mavericks, with Doncic going no further than seven of 23 shots and completely choking on triples (zero of six).
Celtics don’t offer comeback option
His Mavericks, despite playing without their leader in the fourth period, managed to get back to -15 with five minutes to play, but 13-0 run by the Celtics This made it impossible for Jason Kidd’s men to think about a returning pike.
Tatum had thirteen points in the previous stretch and Brown had nine for the Celtics. that they would stay in Texas to face the San Antonio Spurs, The runner-up has a record of 27–12 and 12–7 away from the Garden.
los mavericks, that they haven’t lost since December 19They will host the New Orleans Pelicans in their next commitment, before a five-game road trip against the Thunder, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers and a double date against the Portland Trail Blazers.