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Jaylen Brown scored 27 points, Jayson Tatum added 26 and the Boston Celtics rode the energy of a raucous TD Garden crowd to beat back another third-quarter onslaught by the Golden State Warriors in a 116-100 win on Wednesday night that gave them a 2-1 lead in the Finals. Stephen Curry led Golden State with 31 points and six 3-pointers. Game 4 is on Friday in Boston.

After a big win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 3, the Boston Celtics star Jaylen Brown shared his thoughts on mindset going into Game 4: “I think homecourt is definitely an advantage … we just have to come out and play the right way.”