Celtics win their fifth straight, Lakers are defeated by Orlando


The Boston Celtics have continued their NBA winning streak by taking their fifth straight in as many games.

The American basketball giant won with a 10-point difference 114:124 in the trip to the Brooklyn Nets.

Jayson Tatum was the most deserving for this victory, as he excelled at the Barclays Center, scoring 32 points, 11 rebounds and one assist.

Jaylen Brown also stood out with a good game with 23 points, while Kristpas Porzingis added another 22 points.


Cameron Thomas was the most efficient of the locals with 27 points, five rebounds and three assists, but that was not enough for victory.

Meanwhile, in the challenge held at the Amway Center, the Orlando Magic won against the Los Angeles Lakers by 19 points, 120:101.