Celtics’ Tatum, Brown sink Warriors to take NBA Finals lead

A combined 53 points from Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown took the Boston Celtics over the Golden State Warriors for a 116-100 win and a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals Wednesday. Boston, bullied by the Warriors in a Game 2 blowout in San Francisco on Sunday, bounced back with a dominant physical performance to … Read more

Boston Celtics cool down Miami Heat to take 3-2 NBA series lead

Boston Celtics moved a step closer to the NBA Finals Wednesday after 25 points from Jaylen Brown scored and 22 from Jayson Tatum gave them a 93-80 victory over Miami Heat. Tatum also contributed game-highs of 12 rebounds and nine assists as the visiting Celtics took a 3-2 edge in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals … Read more