This graphic about Tacko Fall comically depicts his efficient National Basketball Association debut

Tanya Simon
October 29, 2019

Both David Fizdale and Brad Stevens complimented RJ Barrett following his 26-point, 7-rebound performance in the New York Knicks' 118-95 loss to the Boston Celtics. Jayson Tatum recorded 21 points and a team-high 10 rebounds against Philadelphia in the opening game of the 2019-20 season on October 23…It marked just the 30th time in franchise history that a Celtic had recorded at least 20 points and 10 rebounds in the opening game of the season and the first since Brandon Bass recorded 20 points and 11 rebounds against NY on December 25, 2011.

Boston Celtics (1-1, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. He recorded four points and three rebounds in just four minutes of play, including a standing dunk for his first points of his career.

Two days after falling to the 76ers in Philadelphia, the Celtics got off to a slow start in their home season-opener but came alive offensively in the second half to withstand a Raptors challenge that included 33 points for Pascal Siakam and 29 for Kyle Lowry.

He denied speculation that he chose Boston because he thought playing in NY would serve as a distraction.

Jaylen Brown added 19 aspects for the Celtics, who gained their 2d straight after beating National Basketball Association champion Toronto on Friday.

"It's amusing how it works when you work on something so much, and it doesn't click for you right away, how that can get to you".

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Boston Celtics guard Kemba Walker (8) dribbles up court during the second half against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden.

"All we got is us in this locker room", Smith said.

Headlined by Smith, these three games have left the Knicks with even more questions at point guard than they entered the season with. "That's what we got to focus on".

"All throughout the game I didn't know what was going to happen", Fall said.

Nets fans had their say as well, with taunting reminders that it was Brooklyn that won the off-season free agent contest with the acquisition of Irving and former league Most Valuable Player Kevin Durant - who is still recovering from an Achilles tendon injury that marred the end of his tenure at Golden State.

"Surprisingly no", replied Morris, per Gary Washburn of the Boston Globe.

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