BOSTON (AP) - Jayson Tatum scored 26 points and Jaylen Brown added 21 to help the Boston Celtics beat the Denver Nuggets and remain perfect at home for the season.
Walker scored 19 for the Celtics, who won for the fifth time in six games and improved to 9-0 at home. No Boston-area pro team has lost a home game in regulation since the Baltimore Orioles beat the Red Sox at Fenway Park on Sept. 28.
Nikola Jokic had 30 points and 10 rebounds for Denver. The Nuggets have lost three of their last four games.