Wizards force beslissingsduel in play-offs NBA
John Wall was in the night from Friday on Saturday, again important for the Washington Wizards. The point guard decided in the slotseconden the sixth duel in the semi-finals of the Eastern Conference with the Boston Celtics: 92-91.
With slightly more than three seconds, lap the star of Washington the decisive three pointer tap. Thus, he helped his team to a narrow victory at Boston.
The position in the best-of-seven between the two teams is now 3-3. The decisive game is Monday in Massachutsetts. The winner will position itself for the finals of the Eastern Conference and will find therein the Cleveland Cavaliers, the team LeBron James and the reigning champion of the NBA.
Wall made a total of 26 points for the Wizards. He also gave eight assists. Team mate Bradley Beal was 33 points and the top scorer on the side of Washington.
When the Celtics were Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley on a roll. They recorded both 27 points.
The duel was a hopping slot, in which initially the Celtics the upper hand. Thanks to five points in a row, Thomas ran Boston out to 87-82.
Beal and Wall drew the orientation is the same. Al Horford put the Celtics at 91-89 with seven seconds on the clock and the game seemed decided. Thanks to a three pointer by Wall pulled Washington still at the longest end.