The Boston Celtics edged past the Golden State Warriors 105-100 on Saturday, November 16 India (Friday, November 15 PST) to bag their 10th consecutive win for the NBA 2019-20 season. The match was held at the Warriors home Chase Center in San Francisco, USA. Jayson Tatum's dunk after a jump ball with 1:36 left on the clock gave the Celtics a 98-97 lead. An out-of-bounds call was made in the Warriors' favour initially but was overturned.
Kemba Walker scored a three-pointer with just over 2 minutes left in the game and Daniel Theis contributed with a free throw after a minute. The Warriors could have tied the game, but Alec Burks missed a three-pointer with 40.2 seconds left. D'Angelo Russell had 12 points and 7 assists but had to depart after a sprained right thumb. Burks added 20 points off the bench. He also made 11 of 12 free throws. Jaylen Brown scored 22 points and 8 rebounds. Tatum had a slow start but finished the game with 24 points, 8 rebounds and 1 assist.