The guards of the Boston team scored 61 points between the two and those in green thus took the lead in the first round key of the West.
Boston Celtics kicked off the Playoffs of the NBA. Those in green beat him by 109-101 to Philadelphia 76ers in one of the Eastern Conference first-round series
The Celtics relied on their top two figures for the win: Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown. The talented guards combined for 61 points and knocked out Joel Embiid’s great double-double – 26 points and 16 rebounds – for Philly.
The game came evenly to the last quarter, but it was there that Boston made the difference (34-22) that allowed it to stay with the victory.
In this way, the series – the best of seven – was 1-0 in favor of the Celtics and now the two teams will meet again in Orlando next Wednesday.
Toronto Raptors 134-110 Brooklyn Nets
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