The Celtics went at full throttle on Tuesday night to try to eliminate the possibility of a first round matchup with the Wizards, but fell short in Capital One Arena. Washington outscored the Celtics 91-71 over the final three frames to overcome a 21-point first quarter from Jaylen Brown and pull away with a 113-101 victory.
GAME: No. 81 of 82: WHO: Celtics (54-26) vs. Wizards (42-38) WHEN: 8:00 EST WHERE: Capital One Arena RADIO: 98.5 the Sports Hub TV: TNT
PG: Terry Rozier
SG: Jaylen Brown
SF: Jayson Tatum
PF: Al Horford
C: Aron Baynes
Wizards PG: John Wall SG: Bradley Beal F: Otto Porter Jr. F: Markieff Morris C: Marcin Gortat