The Boston Celtics are clearly a defensive juggernaut when it comes to their team identity, which was born out in another data point in the Celtics’ 98 – 92 road win against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night.
The team’s other Tennessee product also had a solid game off of the bench, putting up 9 points, 5 rebounds, and 2 blocks with effective defense for the team.
Horford played the least minutes of starters appearing in both halves, but was by far the most efficient and perhaps also impactful at 17 points and 9 boards.
” Dennis Schroder
It took the German point guard some time to get his game going, but Schroder came through with some key makes late in the fourth that it is questionable whether the Celtics would have won without them.