Boston. Forward Jaylen Brown scored 34 points and the Boston Celtics defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA on Wednesday with a score of 111-
With the victory, the Boston quintet brought the Cavaliers’ six-game winning streak to a halt.
Center Robert Williams III added a career-high 21 points, along with 11 rebounds and seven assists, and Jayson Tatum finished with 18 points.
Meanwhile, Darius Garland led Cleveland with 28 points and Kevin Love added 18 cards. The Cavaliers were missing starters Isaac Okoro, Evan Mobley and Jarrett Allen and five other players because of the NBA’s health and safety protocol for Covid-19.
For their part, the Celtics did not have seven players, including Dominican Al Horford and Spanish Juancho Hernangómez.
In Atlanta, German forward Franz Wagner scored 25 points, Cuban-American Robin Lopez scored 10 points and dished out 11 assists, a career-high, and the Orlando Magic beat the hosts Hawks 104-98 in a team matchup with few players.
Canastero Cam Reddish finished with a season-high 36 points and John Collins had 23 points and 11 rebounds for the Hawks, who have lost seven straight at home.
Both teams had to make many adjustments before the game with so many elements absent due to the health and safety protocols due to Covid-19.
In turn, Shai Gilgeous-Alexander signed the second triple-double of his career, with 27 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Denver Nuggets 108-94 on Wednesday night.
Gilgeous-Alexander scored the first triple-double by a Thunder player at home since the 2018-19 season. In that campaign, the achievement went to Russell Westbrook.
Meanwhile, the duel between the Toronto Raptors and the Chicago Bulls was postponed due to the Covid-19 protocols.
Most NBA results: Milwaukee to Houston 126-106.