Full Game Recap: Celtics vs Nets | Tatum & Russell Both Go For 30+ Points
Behind the strength of a 22-2 run in the 3rd quarter, the Nets defeated the Celtics tonight in Brooklyn by a final score of 109-102. D’Angelo Russell led the way for the Nets with 34 points (13-26 FG, 7-13 3pt FG), to go along with 5 rebounds and 7 assists, while Jarrett Allen contributed 19 points (5-9 FG), 12 rebounds and 4 blocked shots. Jayson Tatum recorded his first career 30-point game with 34 points (12-19 FG), to go along with 5 rebounds and 3 blocks, while Jaylen Brown added an additional 22 points (9-18 FG) and 6 rebounds in the losing effort. The Nets have won five consecutive games at home. With the win, the Nets improve to 22-23, while the Celtics fall to 25-18 on the season.