Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown urged people to "come together" amid the coronavirus pandemic, even as he used an essay in The Guardian to point out that the virus has highlighted inequality in America.
Russell Westbrook delivered a game-high 41 points as the Houston Rockets defeated Boston 111-110 in overtime to cap a season sweep of the Celtics on Saturday.
Jaylen Brown scored 32 points as the Boston Celtics won their sixth game in the last seven with a 116-95 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday.
Jaylen Brown matched his career high with 34 points on Friday to lead the Boston Celtics to their fifth straight NBA victory, 129-117 over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Brooklyn's Kyrie Irving cast a long shadow, but it was Boston guard Kemba Walker who starred Wednesday in the Celtics's 121-110 NBA victory over the Nets.
Bahamian guard Buddy Hield scored a season-high 35 points and the Sacramento Kings snapped the Boston Celtics' 10-game NBA win streak with a 100-99 home triumph on Sunday.
Kyrie Irving dazzled in his Brooklyn debut, but his 50 points weren't enough as the Nets fell 127-126 in overtime to the Minnesota Timberwolves in their NBA season-opener.
Jaylen Brown finally let go of his well-known flat top hairstyle.