DENVER (AP) – Ayeson Tatum և Jalen Brown put an amazing 31-3 record, which helped the Boston Celtics slip into the NBA hottest team, beating the Denver Nuggets 105-87 on Sunday.
The Nuggets looked good on their way to their ninth straight victory when they beat Facundo Campazzo 79-65 in the third quarter.
Boston beat the Nuggets 40-8 the rest of the way. The Celtics scored 16 points in the first quarter, 14 behind.
Brown started the epic race with a great bucket.
Tatum scored 28 points, two days later in the game against Minnesota with the best career with 53 points, և Brown had 20.
Tatum (disease) ձախ Brown (left knee pain) appeared in the stars, although before the information appeared suspicious.
Michael Porter Jr. led Denver by 20 points, although he missed 12 out of 11 from the bow. Nikola Jokic scored 17 points, 11 assists and 10 shots.
The Nuggets lost for the first time since acquiring Aaron Gordon in the trade deadline, which became a legitimate contender for them.
This was simply their fourth defeat in 21 games since February 27, and for the first time since February 24 in Toronto.
The Celtics failed after a poor start, trailing 51-45, with Jokic scoring from 1 to 5 in the first three points.
Celtics. The 3-point attempts against the 1st 9 were made in the first quarter, when they hit 6 from the floor against 25. Վան Evan Fournier, who is on the NBA COVID-19 Health and Safety Records, did not visit.
Nuggets. Jam Amal Murray missed the fourth game in a row due to right knee pain. Second In the second quarter, JaMychal Green answered his own 3-pointer wrong, missed a finger, grabbed the board again, and watched as Robert Williams III blocks his layout.
Celtics. Visit the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday night before ending their three-game trip to the Lakers on Thursday night.
Nuggets. Monday night at Golden State.
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