Athletistic / Basketball. The Dallas Mavericks hosted the Boston Celtics last night in Game 3 of the NBA Playoff Finals. The meeting ended with the victory of the guests with a score of 106:99.

“Dallas” started the match strong and in the first quarter it was 13 points ahead of its opponent, but by the end of the first 12 minutes “Boston” had reduced the gap to a minimum. In the second quarter, the teams went smoothly, without jerks, so they took a long break with a score of 51:50 in favor of the home team. The decisive factor of the match was the third quarter, where the Celtics made a breakthrough and finished it with an advantage of “+16”. During the fourth 12-minute period, the Mavericks considerably reduced the gap and three minutes before the final siren they lost only one point. However, the end of the game came down to Boston.

The most productive player of the game was Dallas defender Kyrie Irving, who scored 35 points. Mavericks leader Luka Doncic scored 27 points. For Boston, Jayson Tatum scored 31 points and point guard Jaylen Brown added 30 more points to the team’s treasury.

The fourth game of the series could be the last of the current NBA season. It will take place in Dallas (Texas, USA) and will take place on the night of June 15, Moscow time.