Jayson Tatum says the Celtics deserved to be booed

Two weeks ago, the Celtics were 21-5 and seemed to be a level above the NBA bye.

Considering Boston it's a mind-blowing late-game comeback from a six-game losing streak.

Boston reached a new low in the first half of its 117-112 loss to the Pacers on Wednesday night in Boston.

The Celtics fell behind as low as 30 after a mediocre first half performance.

They came together to make things interesting in the fourth sector, but the deficit became too difficult to overcome.

Loud boos from the outfield crowd were heard for the first time this season.

After back-to-back home losses to the Orlando Magic, Jayson Tatum said he believed he deserved the rough treatment.

“We got booed, you never want to do this,” Tatum said. "Exactly. But it's about how we get better.

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