Jayson Tatum anot 51 points to headline the thrashing victory of the Boston Celtics (87-116) Over the Washington Wizards.
Tatum, who added 10 rebounds and seven assists to his performance, he pitched for a 64% from the field (28-18), made nine shots from 3-point range, this being his strong point in the attack on Washington.
Tatum put an end to a losing streak that dragged in the last games and that had led him to sign a blushing 1 of 22 in the last four games. The forward, in addition, with his performance against the Wizards equal to Larry Bird as the Celtics players with the most games over 50 points with four.
Celtics star player scored 18 points in the second quarter, in which He shot 3-for-4 from the triple, to go in the middle with 31 units and add 17 in the third, while in the last half of the match, he was only a little over three minutes on the court, scoring three points to conclude his offensive show.
Jaylen Brown finished with a double-double of 18 points and 10 rebounds, while Dominican center Al Horford recorded seven points and eight rebounds in 34 minutes on the court for the Celtics.
Bradley Beal scored 19 points, distributed seven assists and recovered five rebounds, to be the best man in the game for the Wizards.