LAS VEGAS — The Celtics are now 2-0 in the Las Vegas Summer League after a 107-82 win over Denver this evening.
Small forward Aaron Nesmith led the rookies in outsourcing the Nuggets by making seven of his nine 3-point attempts. Alongside Nesmith was point guard Payton Pritchard who was four for five in attempts beyond the arc.
The C’s played well on both sides of the court, their defense allowing them to finish with a 25 point lead. Pritchard and shooting guard Carsen Edwards tied with eight rebounds each, team-highs for the night. Nesmith was not far behind, finishing with seven.
Summer League is bringing out the best in Boston’s young squad as they established a winning streak going into their next game.
Catch Boston as they look to advance to 3-0 in Vegas on Thursday at 7 PM ET on ESPN2.
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