Rozier gets triple-double, Morris scores 20 and Tatum adds 15 as the Celtics blew out the Knicks (videos)
Terry Rozier got his first triple-double with 17 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists as he started the game for the first time in career and the Celtics blew out the Knicks on the Wednesday night. Kyrie Irving was sideline with quad injury but Rozier stepped up big time, being plus-32 on the night! Marcus Morris added 20 points in just 19 minutes of play, finishing the night on a hard fall that caused him to leave the game. Jayson Tatum got 15 points on his own.
Al Horford was just one rebound shy from a double-double, posting 14 points to go with nine boards and five assists. Jaylen Brown had 14 points as well, including one of the best dunks of the season. Celtics sophomore posterized Kristaps Porzingis in the second quarter. Latvian big said in his post-game interview that Jaylen should be in this year's dunk contest.