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Two participants in the Eastern Conference faced each other when the Boston Celtics hosted the Brooklyn Nets on Christmas Day. Both teams had season opening wins and wanted to compete early in the season.The competition was extremely close in the first 24 minutes and the Celtics called Three points clear of the locker room at halftime.But in the third quarter, Brooklyn tore the game wide open, led by Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, the Nets outperformed the Celtics by 12 points in the third quarter, and then they never looked back and built their lead in the fourth quarter and finally walked away with an impressive 123-95 win

With the win, the Nets move to 2-0 in the young season, while the Celtics slide to 1-1 The all-star duo of Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving led the Nets when the two 66 points , Scored 11 assists and 10 rebounds Caris LeVert also added 10 points from the bench for Brooklyn Jaylen Brown went up and down with 27 points and eight rebounds, and Jayson Tatum added 20 points and eight boards of his own, which is still very early in the day Season and both teams still have a long way to go, but it’s not difficult to say that these two teams could ultimately compete against each other in the postseason

Brooklyn caught fire as we cooled off in the second half of our matchup on Christmas Day https: // tco / Nx9dym4sOD

Marcus Smart: “The advantage of these two games against two other great teams is that you are forced to get better. It tests you to see where you are, sets the bar and now you know what you must strive for “

Brad Stevens: “I think we have to lessen our crimes I think we all have to do a little bit better and I think we will”

The highest scoring game on Christmas Day in franchise history belongs to @ KyrieIrving @ qatarairways Photo of the Night 📸 ImageTwittercom / bqApS5h1RN

📊 Final statistics 📊 @ KyrieIrving ▪️ 37p ▪ 8a ▪ 6r @ KDTrey5 ▪ 29p ▪ 4r @ CarisLeVert ▪ 10p # BrooklynTogether picTwittercom / eN2bmVTPqR

🎵 oh what fun it is to see ‘Vert to Landry play play # BrooklynTogether ▪️ @Honda picTwittercom / mC6laW285F

Nets create a certain distance on the scoreboard in the third. You’re between 82 and 70 with the Celtics

Kevin Durant now holds the record for the most three-pointers made at 25 (and count) on Christmas Day

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World News – USA – Nets vs. Celtics NBA Christmas Day Score: Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant makes Brooklyn past Boston