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Their season saved for at least two more days, Boston coach Brad Stevens offered the most succinct assessment of his Celtics. It was on display Friday night - when Jayson Tatum and his teammates announced very loudly that they're not ready to see the world that exists outside the NBA's restart bubble quite yet. Tatum had 31 points and 10 rebounds, Jaylen Brown added 28 points and the Celtics shook off a slow first half to top the Miami Heat 121-108 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals and stave off elimination.
Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown led the way offensively for the Celtics, who live to play at least one more game in the bubble. (Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports)
Boston avoids elimination to force a Game 6 versus Miami as Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown combine for 59 points in the win.
Jimmy Butler, Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown spoke on Wednesday night following Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals about the news that one officer would be charged with wanton endangerment, but no charges would be filed directly to the shooting death of Breonna Taylor.
Abby Chin caught up with Marcus Smart ahead of Game 4 to discuss the locker room drama after Game 2, his relationship with Jaylen Brown and how the Celtics will benefit from these challenging times in Orlando.