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The Boston Celtics won Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Dallas Mavericks with a score of 107-89.

The Celtics were led by strong performances from Jaylen Brown, who scored 22 points, and Kristaps Porzingis, who returned from injury to add 20 points off the bench. The Celtics also received contributions from Derrick White (15 points) and Jayson Tatum (16 points, 11 rebounds).

Despite a strong effort from Luka Doncic (30 points, 12 rebounds), the Mavericks were unable to overcome the Celtics’ balanced attack and strong defense.