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Recap - Celtics Defeat Washington 126-107

The Wizards were burned for 36 points by Jaylen Brown on Monday as the Celtics picked up a 126-107 win at Capital One Arena.

Bettors who backed the Celtics were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -10.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 232.0.

Boston got 33 points from Jayson Tatum and another 15 points from Kristaps Porzingis. Derrick White contributed 8 assists, while Sam Hauser cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Washington got 21 points from Kyle Kuzma in a losing cause and another 14 points from Eugene Omoruyi. Tyus Jones contributed 7 assists for the Wizards, while Deni Avdija had 7 rebounds.

Boston led at halftime, 77-51.

The rebound battle favored Boston as they grabbed 51 boards, while Washington only had 40

Boston heads into a battle against the Pacers. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.