May 8, 2024 - News

Pic du jour: Dunkin' on the Cavs

Jaylen Brown, #7 of the Boston Celtics, dunks the ball during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers during Round 2 Game 1 on May 7, 2024 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.

And another one from Jaylen Brown. Photo: Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images

Jaylen Brown was on fire last night.

Catch up quick: Brown helped the Celtics cruise to victory in their first semifinals game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, 120-95.

  • This is just one of several shots Brown made last night (he scored 32 points).

Another highlight: Payton Pritchard came through at the end of the third quarter, beating the buzzer and bringing the Celts to 92 points at the time.

What we're watching: If they can keep the momentum going for Game 2 tomorrow night.

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