The Boston Celtics have been simply 2-11 when down 3-1 in a playoff collection, however Jayson Tatum led a livid third-quarter comeback and the Celtics stifled the Warmth within the second half to increase the Jap Convention Finals on Friday evening.
The Warmth held a 58-51 lead after halftime, however struggled from the sector within the second half and have been outscored 41-25 within the third quarter. Miami is without doubt one of the finest three-point capturing groups within the NBA, however they shot an abysmal 7-for-36 from three in Sport 5, good for 19.four p.c.
Paul Pierce mentioned at halftime that Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown wanted to have famous person performances within the second half, and so they each delivered. Tatum completed the sport with 31 factors, 10 rebounds and 6 assists, and Brown had 28 factors and eight rebounds.
TATUM. SPLASH 💦
Celtics on a 20-Three run to start out the third 🔥 pic.twitter.com/umXga3XcnM
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The collection will proceed with Sport 6 on Sunday.