01, 20th, the Celtics defeated the Warriors 121-118.
After the game, Celtics player Jason Tatum was interviewed by the media and talked about the game.
“We found a way to win, and it was really a great victory,” Tatum said in an interview.
“We took two days off and Al Horford played like he was 25 today. We need two more days off.”
“Did Joe Mazula ask you to play the full game?” the reporter asked Tatum.
“No,” Tatum replied.
“How do you see the importance of beating the Warriors today?” the reporter asked.
“The most important thing is that we lost the finals, we can’t go back and change the result.” Tatum replied.
In this game, Tatum played 48 minutes, scored 34 points, 19 rebounds, 6 assists and 3 steals, and made 9 of 27 shots.
Horford played 37 minutes, scored 20 points, 10 rebounds and 3 blocks, and shot 8 of 13 from the field.