Boston Celtics still clinging to Playoff Series against the Wizards
The Boston Celtics have been trying to keep up the pace against the Washington Wizards in the second round of the NBA Playoffs. Two nights ago, however, the Celtics took a loss to the Wizards in a heartbreaking score of 91-92. Both Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley led with 27 points while Bradley Beal was able too score 33 points on the Celtics.
The Celtics were predicted to go far into this years playoffs, but the Wizards are able to keep them on their feet with the depth they got on their roster. The Wizards are a team that establishes their game focus through having a dynamic roster of veterans and young talent. Young players like Bradley Beal and Kelly Oubre help the Wizards find balance in the teams offense while veterans like Marcin Gortat and Jason Smith provide experience in the front court with defense.
The Celtics have got depth on their roster as well with Al Horford and Amir Johnson providing good big men experience down below. In the back court Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley provide good offense. If the Celtics can step it up a notch, they should be able to beat the Wizards in game seven. Game seven will determine if the Celtics will move on or not. They will have to play to their hearts content if they want to beat a stacked team like the Wizards.