NBA Playoffs: Brooklyn drops 141 points, cools off Boston

Game recap
Kevin Durant scored 42 points, Kyrie Irving had 39 points, as Brooklyn Nets defeated Boston Celtics, 141-126, on May 31, 2021. Jayson Tatum scored 40 points for Boston Celtics.
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Boston Celtics

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts Eff
Jayson Tatum
Jayson Tatum
40 7 5 40 7-15 3-7 45.5% 17-17 100.0% 1 6 7 5 2 1 2 3 40 41
Marcus Smart
Marcus Smart
16 6 9 34 2-3 2-9 33.3% 6-7 85.7% 1 5 6 9 2 2 0 4 16 22
Evan Fournier
Evan Fournier
16 0 2 28 3-6 2-9 33.3% 4-4 100.0% 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 16 9
Payton Pritchard
Payton Pritchard
12 3 3 24 3-5 2-4 55.6% 0-0 - 2 1 3 3 1 1 0 0 12 14
Aaron Nesmith
Aaron Nesmith
11 2 0 19 1-1 3-5 66.7% 0-0 - 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 3 11 10
Jabari Parker
Jabari Parker
10 6 1 17 4-5 0-0 80.0% 2-2 100.0% 2 4 6 1 2 0 1 3 10 15
Romeo Langford
Romeo Langford
9 1 1 26 1-3 1-3 33.3% 4-4 100.0% 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 9 6
Tristan Thompson
Tristan Thompson
5 6 1 23 2-4 0-0 50.0% 1-2 50.0% 3 3 6 1 0 2 0 4 5 11
Grant Williams
Grant Williams
5 2 2 21 0-1 1-3 25.0% 2-2 100.0% 2 0 2 2 0 0 1 1 5 7
Tremont Waters
Tremont Waters
1 0 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0% 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 -1
Semi Ojeleye
Semi Ojeleye
1 0 0 5 0-1 0-1 0.0% 1-2 50.0% 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 -1
Tacko Fall
Tacko Fall
0 1 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Luke Kornet
Luke Kornet
0 1 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Carsen Edwards
Carsen Edwards
0 0 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Boston Celtics
126 35 24 250 23-44 14-41 43.5% 38-42 90.5% 12 23 35 24 10 8 4 21 126 135
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Brooklyn Nets

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts Eff
Kevin Durant
Kevin Durant
42 4 5 40 11-17 3-3 70.0% 11-11 100.0% 1 3 4 5 1 1 2 4 42 47
Kyrie Irving
Kyrie Irving
39 11 2 41 5-12 6-12 45.8% 11-11 100.0% 3 8 11 2 1 2 0 4 39 40
James Harden
James Harden
23 5 18 40 6-7 2-5 66.7% 5-6 83.3% 1 4 5 18 6 2 3 3 23 40
Bruce Brown
Bruce Brown
14 7 1 24 6-10 0-0 60.0% 2-2 100.0% 2 5 7 1 0 0 1 5 14 19
Joe Harris
Joe Harris
14 4 3 37 1-4 4-5 55.6% 0-0 - 0 4 4 3 0 0 0 3 14 17
Landry Shamet
Landry Shamet
5 2 0 13 1-2 1-2 50.0% 0-0 - 0 2 2 0 1 2 0 2 5 6
Blake Griffin
Blake Griffin
2 2 0 18 1-3 0-0 33.3% 0-0 - 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 2 3
Tyler Johnson
Tyler Johnson
2 0 0 16 1-1 0-0 100.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 2 3
Nic Claxton
Nic Claxton
0 1 0 8 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 5
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot
0 0 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Chiozza
Chris Chiozza
0 0 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mike James
Mike James
0 0 0 1 0-0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Brooklyn Nets
141 36 29 250 32-56 16-27 57.8% 29-30 96.7% 9 27 36 29 9 8 11 28 141 180

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994