Video: Boston Celtics 105, Atlanta Hawks 95 highlights
The Boston Celtics won their 8th straight game Sunday afternoon with a nice come from behind effort versus the Atlanta Hawks. Boston outscored the Hawks by 20 points in the 2nd half. Once Jayson Tatum turned on beast mode, it was curtains for the Hawks. Jayson Tatum finished with a game high 38 points.
The Celtics will look to make in 9 in a row when they face the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday in what is expected to be James Harden's debut for his new team.
Ime Udoka on Derrick White: "He plays the right way and has versatility on the defensive end."
— 8 straight wins — 7-0 since Jaylen tweeted "the energy is about to shift" — 6th in the East — 12-1 in the last 13 games with Smart — 2nd in defensive rating this season — 1st in NetRtg and DRtg in 2022