The Celtics are just a step away from reaching NBA Finals after defeating the Heat in Game 5 (93-80) in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum combined for 47 points as they led the Boston to the win.
They will an opportunity to close out the series on their home court on Friday and Brown calls his team to put everything on the floor. “This is a great opportunity,” he said. “Leave everything on the floor. You don’t want any feelings of regret.
“We got an opportunity to do something with this group that’s special, so let’s not take that for granted. Let’s come out Friday on our home floor and play the best version of basketball we played all season.
“It’s a big game for us. At the same time just breathe, relax. Sometimes it can be a little bit too tense because we know how important these moments are. Just come out and play our game and we’ll be fine.”