BOSTON (AP) – Donovan Mitchell had eight of 21 points in the fourth quarter, while the Utah azz scored 19 points with 3 points, beating the Boston Celtics 117-109 on Tuesday night.
Jordan Vordan Clarkson added 20 points from the bench. Mike Conley scored 17 points and Rudy Gobert finished with 16 points և 12 rebounds, helping the Jazz to clear the season between the teams.
In the first half, Boston led the way with 11, before extinguishing the stretch.
Ay Eason Tatum led the Celtics with 29 points, and Ay Eileen Brown added 28 points.
With a score of 104-101, the Celtics had two chances to end the game in a draw. The first was disrupted by an attacking foul on Robert Williams. After his next Utah break, Marcus Smart favored a 3-point attempt by the Jazz.
Mitchell then hit Utah 3-1, making it 107-101.
Utah had a 109-101 lead when Tatum fouled Gobert. But he failed to finish the three-point game, ոստ Boston had to break.
The Celtics played without a big man, Tristan Thompson, after he was placed in the league’s health and safety records hours before the game.
Sammy Ojele made his seventh start of the season in his place, but was silent in terms of attack. He could not try the goal of the field, he finished with two return shots, one goal transfer.
Boston mostly managed to neutralize Gobert in the first half, keeping him only four points. But in the last 24 minutes, he found some gaps, including a cut to make the transition from Clarkson to a jump, and a dive on Daniel Thays as part of Utah’s fourth quarter initial growth.
Azz ազ. Score 10 points in the first half. The first quarter had eight turnovers, which is high for the start of the season. D Udoka Azubuike came out on the right ankle for the 14th game in a row.
Celtics. At the end of the third quarter, Tatum scored four points, leading the Celtics 76-75. Boston closed the period 11-2, leading 79-77 in the fourth. 60 60% shot in the first half (42 to 25). Ո Romeo Langford remained in the health առողջ safety record for the third game in a row.
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Boston coach Brad Stevens admitted before the game that he had heard of the support he was receiving in his home state to be the next coach at Indiana University after Archie Miller was shot.
“It means a lot, I will not do that,” said Stevens. “It simply came to our notice then. But he realizes that I am the coach of the Celtics. “Every day for the last eight years has been an amazing opportunity, an amazing challenge. I am very grateful.”
Azz ազ. Visit Washington on Thursday.
Celtics. Cleveland on Wednesday.
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