The fifth game has everything to be the key of a heat so hot and fluctuating. The Celtics, based on pride, tactics and a titanic Isaiah Thomas (33 and 53 points), took the first two meetings, 111 to 123 and 119 to 129. However, the DC wasted in both shocks , A two-digit advantage. With the transfer to the Verizon Center, the Scott Brooks were much superior to those of the Clover and beat them by 27 (89-116) and by 19 (102-121). Therefore, we can say that the ‘Wizards’ have been better during much of the semifinal.
Boston has to regain intensity and claw. Factor TD Garden? They want the game to be fast, versatile and with an external preponderance. And there Isaiah Thomas is to be decisive. The number # 4 has gone from averaging 44 points in games 1 and 2 to 16 in the 3 and 4. The triples (51.1% correct as local, 40.15% as visistates), the production of the rest of the team, and especially of His bench, and the rebounds, where the Massachusetts are being annihilated (148-177), are other aspects to take into account by Brad Stevens.
As for Washington, at home he has exhibited a barely penetrable defense. They will come back together and aggressive in order that their physique will help them master the painting and force ball losses. The rebounding power of Marcin Gortat (11.5), Otto Porter (9) and Markieff Morris (6) is giving them a lot of life. Offensively, John Wall sets the pace with his 27.7 goals with a 41.7% success rate and 12.3 assists. In addition, Bradley Beal has decided to join the party and comes from scoring 29 points with a spectacular 11 of 16 in field throws.