Game Recap: Celtics 130, Hornets 118

Led by Jayson Tatum's season-high 51 points, nine rebounds and five assists, the Celtics defeat the Hornets, 130-118. Derrick White added 19 points and eight assists in the victory, while LaMelo Ball tallied 25 points, five rebounds and six assists for the Hornets in the losing effort. The Celtics have won their 7th consecutive game and improve to 33-12 on the season, while the Hornets fall to 11-34.