Boston advanced to the second round of the playoffs. against Philadelphia.
The Boston Celtics, 크크크벳the 2nd seed in the East, defeated the 7th seed Atlanta Hawks in the 2022-2023 NBA Eastern Conference Playoff Quarterfinals Game 6 held at State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia, USA on the 28th (hereinafter Korean time). won by 120.
Passing the first round with 4 wins and 2 losses, we will meet the Philadelphia 76ers in the East Semifinals. For Boston, Jaylen Brown scored 32 points, including 6 3-pointers, Jayson Tatum scored 30 points, 14 rebounds and 7 assists, including 4 3-pointers, Marcus Smart scored 22 points, including 2 3-pointers, and Malcolm Brogdon scored 17 points.
Boston changed the flow of the game with Brown’s tying 3-point, Al Horford’s 3-point turnaround, Tatum’s stepback 3-point, and tip-in dunk one after another 4 minutes and 50 seconds before the end of the game. Smart’s 3 stores 1 minute and 31 seconds ago was a decisive blow.
In Atlanta, Trae Young scored 30 points, but the field goal success rate was 32.1%, which was not very high. In particular, it was tied to only two points in the fourth quarter. DeAndre Hunter scored 20 points, John Collins scored 16 points, and Dizonte Murray scored 14 points, but could not avoid being eliminated in the first round.
In the second round of the playoffs, only two main characters need to be covered. In the East, the 5th seed New York Knicks and the 8th seed Miami Heat, the 2nd seed Boston and the 3rd seed Philadelphia will face each other in the semifinals. In the West, the No. 1 seed Denver Nuggets and the No. 4 seed Phoenix Suns will meet in the semifinals.
The remaining two positions are currently favored by the 6th seed Golden State Warriors and the 7th seed LA Lakers. The two teams lead the 3rd seed Sacramento Kings and the 2nd seed Memphis Grizzlies with 3 wins and 2 losses, respectively. On the 29th, we will have 6 games side by side.