Celtics vs Clippers: Boston Celtics pipped LA Clippers 117-112 to climb up to the fourth position in the National Basketball Association (NBA) league standings with 0.514 percentage points. With the win, the Celtics made it three in a row. Clippers to the lead in the second quarter but were outscored by the Celtics.
Kemba Walker led from the front with 25 points while Paul George top-scored for Clippers with 32 points.
The Boston Celtics had a productive bench on Tuesday with Robert Williams III earning 22 minutes. he made the most of his time on the court scoring 13 points, eight rebounds and four assists.
Accuracy wise, it evenly poised as the Celtics managed 50 percent accuracy from the field. Clippers fell a little short but were always in the game with 47 percent shooting accuracy. However, they were unable to convert in the clutch and that led to their narrow defeat.
Meanwhile, Kawhi Leonard was ruled out for the game whereas and Clippers’ Marcus Morris had to leave the game in the second quarter with a concussion.