With Gordon Hayward Out Kemba Walker And Celtics Avoid
With gordon hayward out, kemba walker and celtics avoid injuries, stay atop nba sean deveney senior contributor opinions expressed by forbes contributors are their own. If hayward ultimately decides to opt in, boston’s core of hayward, kemba walker, jayson tatum, jaylen brown, and marcus smart should be enough to keep the celtics in contention to win the east. Boston celtics all star point guard kemba walker very nearly became a new york knick instead of a celtics in free agency this summer. the bronx native revealed he had had plans to return home to the big apple this summer on the ringer podcast “r2c2” this week — at least before the opportunity with boston opened up. The celtics inability to close with its best five players could be the team’s fatal flaw brad stevens tried to field kemba walker, jaylen brown, jayson tatum, gordon hayward, and marcus smart on. Gordon hayward had 31 points, 9 rebounds, and 5 assists. the celtics struggled from deep in the first quarter, hitting 3 of their 10 3 pointers while orlando hit 5 of 10.
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Gordon hayward's career as a member of the boston celtics has been a story of trials. Kemba walker tried to recruit him to the hornets years back and he actually signed an offer sheet with them. to play for the nba franchise with the lone black owner nonetheless. kyrie irving wanted to play with hayward as well. look you can't control every fan that wants to spew venom either at games or on social media. Kemba walker’s minutes restriction that may have cost the celtics one game and nearly another. jayson tatum’s miserable shooting night that was followed up by an all star level performance. Gordon hayward led the way for the celtics with a game high 31 points, while jayson tatum added 29. but kemba walker tapped out the offensive rebound and tatum drilled a 3. after a stop at the. Final score: boston celtics 122, orlando magic 119 (ot) in brief: gordon hayward dropped a game high 31 points, and jayson tatum dropped 29 including a clutch shot to force overtime as the celtics extended their win streak to three games.jaylen brown contributed 19 points of his own in the victory. nikola vucevic starred for the magic with 26 points and 11 rebounds.