The Boston Celtics can nonetheless hope for a spot within the NBA finals. The crew received 110-97 at residence in opposition to the Miami Warmth to slim the deficit within the Japanese Convention finals to 2-3.
The Celtics can nonetheless write historical past with the victory, as a result of a crew within the NBA has by no means superior after a 3-0 deficit (in the course of the convention finals it’s a better of 7-serie).
‘Do not give us one other win’
Boston at all times remained on the correct aspect of the rating within the fifth recreation. Derrick White scored 24 factors, together with six placing three-pointers. Marcus Sensible was good for 23 factors and Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown added 21 factors.
Brown known as the victory a crew effort. “That is nice. Miami has now awarded us two wins, do not give us one other,” he warned. The sixth recreation is Sunday night time in Miami.