Boston Celtics third-year swingman Jayson Tatum joined elite company with his performance against the Utah Jazz.
Becoming just the sixth Celtic in Boston’s history to score 250 points or more in an eight-game span, the Duke product shares that accomplishment with Sam Jones, John Havlicek, Larry Bird, Paul Pierce and Isaiah Thomas, according to Statmuse’s Justin Kubatko.
Jayson Tatum is the sixth different player in Celtics history to score at least 250 points over an eight-game span:
✅ Sam Jones
✅ John Havlicek
✅ Larry Bird
✅ Paul Pierce
✅ Isaiah Thomas
✅ Tatum pic.
When the wins roll in along with accolades from the league’s best players, it’s hard to look away from the acrobatic plays Tatum is unleashing with almost startling regularity.
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