By Tiffany Williams –
At TD Garden in Boston on Saturday night, the Celtics hosted the Nicks for the second meeting of these two teams this week. In Thursday night’s meeting the Nicks claimed a 108-105 win. On Saturday night the Celtics claimed a 99-75 win.
For the Celtics, Jaylen Brown had 22 points, 11 rebounds be and 11 assists. Tatum had 19 points, 3 rebounds and 1 assist. Josh Richardson, welcome to the game Saturday night with 17 points, 2 rebounds and 1 assist. Robert Williams III had 12 points, 7 rebounds and 2 assists. Marcus Smart had 10 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists. Schroder and Grant Williams both had 6 points. Horford had 3 points while Langford and Freedom both had two points.
For the Nicks, RJ Barrett had 19 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists. Immanuel Quickley had 18 points, 1 rebound and 4 assists. Julius Randle had 13 points, 12 rebounds and 6 assists. Robinson had 11 points and 8 rebounds. Alec Burks had 8 points, 4 rebounds and 1 assist. Quentin Grimes had 6 points and 5 rebounds.
The Celtics had 13 points off turnovers and the Nicks had 21 points off turnovers.
The Celtics will be back in action on Monday night when they host the Indiana Pacers at the TD Garden. The Nicks will be back in action on Monday night at Madison Square Garden as they will host the Spurs.