Celtics make it five straight wins as Thomas goes perfect from field in rout of Nets
Boston’s Isaiah Thomas stops Brooklyn’s Rondae Hollis-Jefferson on a drive to the basket. AP

ISAIAH Thomas scored 19 points, going 6 for 6 from the field, as the Celtics clobbered the Brooklyn Nets, 120-99, on Monday in Boston (Tuesday, Manila time).

Thomas also made 6 of 7 shots from the stripe in a little over 15 minutes of action as the Celtics scored their fifth straight win after starting the preseason with a loss to the Philadelphia 76rs .

Jaylen Brown came up with 12 points and Jae Crowder added 11 for Boston.

Sean Kilpatrick scored 15 for the Nets, who have lost four consecutive games after opening the preseason with a victory over the Detroit Pistons.  

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