Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown help the Celtics force a Game 6 vs the Heat

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Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown helped the Boston Celtics rally past the Miami Heat (108-121) and force a Game 6.

The two stars of Boston combined for 59 points, with Tatum having 31 (21 in the second half, along with 10 rebounds and six assists) and Brown adding 28 (along with eight boards).

The Celtics were down by as many as 12 points in the contest, but outscored the Heat 50-70 in the second half and cruised to the win.

For Miami, Goran Dragic (23 points) and Duncan Robinson (20 points) were the best players.

Boston remained alive in the series (3-2), with Game 6 taking place on Sunday.