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Celtics-76ers highlights: Clutch plays give C"s 3-0 series lead

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FINAL SCORE: Boston Celtics 102, Philadelphia 76ers 94

IN BRIEF: The C's edged out the Sixers on Friday night to take a commanding 3-0 series lead. Kemba Walker was Boston's leading scorer with 24 points, Jaylen Brown contributed 21, and Jayson Tatum bounced back from early foul trouble to add 15.

Led by Joel Embiid (30 points), four 76ers starters scored in double figures. Unfortunately for Philly, the bench could only muster a mere nine points (all scored by Alec Burks).

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HIGHLIGHTS

Brown gets things going

If at first you don't succeed...

Kemba for 3

Kemba with the behind-the-back dime

Smart and-1

Jaylen finishes the half strong

Smart making things happen

Kemba with the heads-up play

Tatum does it himself

Grant drains the 3

Smart --> Brown

Kemba. Clutch.

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The Celtics look to complete the sweep of the Sixers on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET. Be sure to tune in to NBC Sports Boston at 12 p.m. ET for Celtics Pregame Live.

 
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