Monday saw Boston Celtics going ahead to the Eastern Conference finals after defeating Washington Wizards in Game 7. Now the Celtics will be facing Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday and it remains to be seen how the young Celtics play, especially with the seasoned Cavaliers, who are also the greatest baskets ball players.
Game 7 of Eastern Conference saw Boston Celtics winning the game against Washington Wizards with a victory score of 115-105. And, it was in the fourth quarter of Monday's game that the Celtics outlasted the Wizards at Boston's TD Garden. Notably, Celtics All-Star, Isaiah Thomas took the lead in scoring with 29 points, followed by Kelly Olynyk, who scored 26 points, which is also his highest playoff, The Guardian reported.
Monday's game was a bit tight for both the teams as the first two minutes did not have either of the teams scoring. By the first half, the Celtics created a large gap of 10-2 points but the Wizards took advantage when the Celtics racked up some fouls. And, by half time it was the Wizards who were leading by 2 points. However, the fourth quarter saw the Celtics bouncing back and proceeding to win the game.
Now, Boston Celtics will be facing Cleveland Cavaliers and not to forget, LeBron James on Wednesday. The game is scheduled to take place at Boston. According to Massive Live, Cavaliers are more like scoring machines right now and with the seasoned and greatest basketball players, the team has been putting up great basketball matches. However, the Celtics are more of a young team with prime focus only on Isaiah Thomas.
Notably, the Cavaliers have been the making it to the finals for the third consecutive season. It remains to be seen whether the Cavaliers or the Celtics win the Eastern Conference finals.