Netease Sports reported on September 28:
Today, the Celtics lost to the Heat 113-125, were eliminated and missed the finals, which made them regret, but they also saw hope for the future.
The Celtics had many opportunities in today's game, and they also led several times in the middle, but at the last moment they frequently hit the iron and was controlled by the Heat. It was a pity that they lost the game.
Tatum scored 24 points, 7 rebounds and 11 assists today. He spent 44 minutes in the game. He is the player with the most minutes on the court of the two teams. After the game, he said, "I believe this team, we are capable of winning, but a few of the rounds let the opportunity slip away. I love playing in this team, and many players have become much better this season."
Just this year’s off season, Tatum will decide whether to and
But Tatum said he cares about his teammates and loves to play with them.
The Greens coach Stevens first congratulated the Heat for advancing to the finals and praised Heat coach Spoel, "He is a very great coach, and his humility is impressive. He has great abilities and so Humility is really amazing."