The Boston Celtics are on top of things in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Miami Heat. Boston had a 25-point lead at the top of the third quarter after hitting 12 3-pointers in the primary half. Trying to even the series after a loss in Game 1, the Celtics went on a 17-0 run in the primary quarter and haven’t looked back. Jayson Tatum scored 27 points through three quarters and Jaylen Brown added 17.
Jimmy Butler again is leading the Miami offense, and he had 29 points through three quarters. Boston is back to full strength for the sport as Marcus Smart and Al Horford returned to the starting lineup after missing Game 1.
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