Boston, the team with the most wins in the National Basketball Association (NBA), passed the first gate of the playoffs (PO) and took a step towards the top for the 18th time in its career.
Boston won 128-120 on the 28th against Atlanta in the 2022-2023 season NBA Eastern Conference PO Round 1 (4 wins from 7 matches) Game 6 visit. With this, Boston, who led the series with a record of 4 wins and 2 losses, advanced to the second round of PO. Boston will compete with Philadelphia for the conference finals in the second round of the PO (4 wins from 7 matches) from May 2nd. In the regular league, Boston (57-25) ranked second and Philadelphia (54-28) ranked third.
Boston led the team to the next round with Jayson Tatum (30 points) and Jaylen Brown (32 points) of the “one-two punch” jointly scoring 62 points. Tatum played well, grabbing 14 rebounds and delivering 7 assists. 37-year-old center Al Horford also helped his team win with a double-double, recording 10 points and 12 rebounds against his former team, Atlanta. Block shots were also recorded three times, suppressing the opponent’s spirit. Hoppard, who made his NBA debut after being nominated by Atlanta as the third overall pick in the 2007 rookie draft, played nine seasons in Atlanta from the 2015 to 2016 season. 안전놀이터
Horford, in particular, hit a 3-pointer with 3:35 left in the fourth quarter to make it 113-113, and Boston ended the game without losing the lead after that. “Before the game, we said we had to finish the series today,” Horford said. Boston’s PO second-round opponent, Philadelphia, has a four-game winning streak over Brooklyn and ends the first-round series early, with five days longer on the break.