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Jayson Tatum forces 2OT in Celtics-Wizards, but misses game-winning free throw (video)

Jayson Tatum

Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) drives to the basket against the Washington Wizards during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Wednesday, March 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)


Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum has showed poise all season.

After Wizards guard Jodie Meeks hit the big shot in regulation, Tatum answered in overtime with another game-tying shot:

Tatum even drew a foul, but he missed the game-winning free throw.

That came back to bite Boston, which lost 125-124 in double overtime.