Boston Celtics finishes second in Eastern Conference for National Basketball Association
Written by News Room on April 11, 2022
The Boston Celtics finished second in the Eastern Conference for the National Basketball Association (NBA) play-offs after a comfortable 139-110 win over the Memphis Grizzlies in their regular-season finale.
The Boston Celtics got the chance to move ahead of the defending champions; Milwaukee Bucks, who lost 133-115 to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Golden State Warriors clinched third place in the Western Conference, with Klay Thompson scoring a season-high 41 points, as they defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 128-107.
The East tournament will begin on Tuesday, April 12, with the Brooklyn Nets against Cleveland Cavaliers with the winners facing the Celtics in round one of the play-offs.