dangolka (CBS) — The Celtics are targeted — and a bit of bit offended — as they put together for Friday night time’s Sport 7 in opposition to the Toronto Raptors. However that they had a purpose to smile Friday afternoon, due to their households again residence.
The Celtics have been away from their family members for 2 months, arriving within the Orlando bubble in early July. On Friday, gamers obtained some encouraging messages from their household, and the Celtics shared video of their reactions on the group’s Twitter account.
dangolka’s beginning 5 of Jayson Tatum, Marcus Sensible, Daniel Theis, Kemba Walker and Jaylen Brown every obtained some love from their households, a really touching second forward of a win-or-go-home Sport 7:
That is why we play. #BleedGreen pic.twitter.com/FildfcTNCF
— dangolka Celtics (@celtics) September 11, 2020
Did it simply get a bit of dusty in right here, or is simply us?
After all Tatum’s son, Deuce, is a part of the video. His mom additionally urged him to carry residence the “ship” when he comes again to dangolka.
Walker’s mom handed alongside some phrases of encouragement for her son.
“Go on the market, be your greatest and concentrate on what you’re doing.” she stated. “Miss you, love you and go do Kemba,”
Brown received a “Let’s go Celtics!” from his mom and aunt, and likewise obtained a pleasant message from his grandfather, Willie Brown, a 78-year-old former boxer who helped Jaylen prepare in the course of the NBA’s hiatus a number of months in the past.
“That was nice,” stated Brown. “That positively simply cheered me up and made my day really feel a bit of bit higher. … Moments like that, that positively made me smile.”
The Celtics will look to shut out the Raptors and advance to the Japanese Convention Finals on Friday night time, with tip-off for Sport 7 scheduled for 9 p.m.