Impact player

Gordon Hayward, Boston

Hayward lit up the Wolves again for 35 points on 14 of 18 shooting. This was only the second time he topped 20 all season — the other time coming against the Wolves Dec. 1 (30 points).

By the numbers

20 Points for Karl-Anthony Towns in the third quarter. He finished with 28 points on 12-for-21 shooting after a quiet first half.

23 Fast-break points for the Celtics

62 Bench points for the Celtics.

31 Season-high points total for Andrew Wiggins, who hit 10 of his 18 shots and nine of hit 12 free throws.

59 Shooting percentage for the Celtics (45-for-76)