The Miami Heat led by Jimmy Butler could not keep up with the Celtics determined to make amends for game 1.
Vincent against Celtics
Gabe Vincent is the only member of Nigeria's senior men's basketball team known as D'Tigers still in action during the NBA Playoffs.
While Vincent an the Miami Heat took the first game, Ime Udoka head coach of the Celtics and former D'Tigers star prepared his team for the challenge in the second game.
Udoka welcomed back veteran big Al-Horford from health and safety protocols and also point guard Marcus Smart from a sprain.
The Boston Celtics started of the game well as they took the first quarter 35-24 and the second quarter 35-21 to take a 70-45 lead to the halftime break.
The third quarter was a tie at 26-26 same as the fourth quarter at 31-31 as the Boston Celtics recorded a blow win against the Miami Heat.
The result means that the Celtics have tied the series and now have home court in the Conference finals.
The series now shifts to the TD Garden in Boston as the Celtics aim to now take a 3-1 lead with back-to-back home games.