Original title: Warriors “Tianwangshan” battle against the Celts
On the 13th, the fifth game of the 2021-2022 NBA Finals was played at the Warriors’ home court. The Celtics lost to the Warriors 94:104. The Warriors team blossomed more and won the battle of “Tianwang Mountain” with a big score of 3:2.
In the first quarter of the first half, the Warriors won the ball at the start and continued to score in the first half. The Celtics were in a sluggish state. Although in the second half, led by Tatum and Jaylen Brown, the Greens played an 8-0 counterattack, but they finally entered the second place with a score difference of 11 points. Festival. In the second quarter, the Celtics played another wave of 8:0 in the first half, reducing the difference to 6 points.
In the second half of the game, the Celtics recovered and scored 10 consecutive points in the opening game. Jaylen Brown completed 4 free throws at the start, Smart defended strongly, assisted Tatum and contributed two three-pointers, reducing the score gap to 2 point. After the timeout, the Celtics still felt hot. Tatum, Smart, and Horford scored three three-pointers in a row, once overtaking the score. Three minutes before the end of the third quarter, the Warriors turned on the pursuit mode, and Thompson and Poole each made two three-pointers. At the last moment of the third quarter, Poole once again staged a three-pointer at the buzzer, helping the Warriors lead by 1 point into the final quarter.
At the start of the fourth quarter, the Warriors scored 7 points in a row to consolidate their lead. The whole team chases after the victory and blooms more. Thompson continued to maintain his touch and made two three-pointers, and Wiggins continued to have a hot touch that night. At the same time, the Celtics were in a weak state, shooting only 26.7% from the field. The game entered garbage time early, and the Warriors finally defeated the Celtics by 10 points to win the finals match point.
In this game, the Warriors’ Wiggins performed very well as the player with the longest playing time on the team, scoring 26 points and 13 rebounds. After the game, he said: “I want to do everything I can to win for the team. I will do everything I can to score, steal, defend.”
The sixth “key battle” between the two sides will be held on the 16th in Boston, the home of the Celtics.