Celtics tame Grizzlies, remain undefeated in summer league play

A. Sherrod Blakely
A. Sherrod Blakely's Stars, Studs and Duds feature a strong performance from the Williams duo and another example of Grayson Allen getting in his own way.
A. Sherrod Blakely's Stars, Studs and Duds feature a strong performance from the Williams duo and another example of Grayson Allen getting in his own way.

BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics will go into the summer league playoffs with an unblemished record after making quick work of the previously-undefeated Memphis Grizzlies, 113-87.

Boston went deep into their bench, with 10 of the 12 players to see action scoring for the Celtics (4-0) who will be among the top-seeded teams once the summer league playoff pairings are announced. 

Here are the Stars, Studs and Duds from Boston's 26-point win over the Grizzlies.

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STARS

Robert Williams III: The Boston Celtics got strong play from Robert Williams III from the outset as he finished with a double-double of 16 points on 7-for-9 shooting to go with 16 rebounds.

Grant Williams: Scoring from point-blank range as well as from behind the 3-point line, Grant Williams was a problem all game before finishing with 21 points and seven rebounds.

STUDS

Carsen Edwards: It was Carsen Edwards doing what Carsen Edwards has been doing all summer - getting buckets. He came off the bench for the second straight game, finishing with 15 points on 4-for-9 shooting.

Tacko Fall: It was another strong game for Tacko Fall who had 12 points and eight rebounds along with a game-high four blocked shots. 

DUDS

Grayson Allen: The often talked about temper issues that have plagued him throughout his career dating back to his days at Duke were on full display Thursday night as he picked up back-to-back flagrant-1 fouls calls after unnecessarily rough fouls to Grant Williams. 

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Celtics tame Grizzlies, remain undefeated in summer league play originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston

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