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  • Bucks live stream: Watch first 2020 NBA seeding game onlineNBA odds: Celtics vs. You have nights like that, you have good nights. And while this holds true for veterans as well, vets have the luxury of how to make the most of their downtime because they’ve been there and done that before. "Quite frankly, I think we all know what that was about. ET right here on NBC Sports Boston.BOSTON -- When Jayson Tatum was asked about what he saw on film following Boston’s 119-112 loss Friday night, he quipped, “a lot of missed shots.”Tatum had five points on a woeful 2-for-18 shooting performance which stands one of his worst shooting performances this season.On November 11 of last year, Tatum missed 17 of 18 shot attempts against Dallas and like Friday’s game against Milwaukee, he finished with a season-low five points.The Celtics wound up beating the Mavericks 116-106 which is why the sting of Friday’s 119-112 loss to the Bucks was the kind of game Tatum is eager to move on from as soon as possible.He’ll get his wish when the Celtics take on the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday afternoon.“We play every other day so you always have a chance to bounce back and forget about the last game,” Tatum said.Having that mindset bodes well for Tatum going forward, especially when you consider the amount of attention he is getting and will continue to receive during his ascension as one of the NBA’s top players.Tatum came into the NBA’s restart as one of the league’s hottest players.Since the All-Star break, only Washington’s Bradley Beal (36.5 points per game) and the Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James (30.0 points per game) had a higher scoring average than Tatum (29.9).Playing at such a high level thrust Tatum’s name into the conversation about the best of the best in the NBA, players who on a night-in, night-out basis draw considerable praise and attention from fans and opponents. Always, on to the next one.”Celtics head coach Brad Stevens isn’t the least bit worried about Tatum’s rough night, either. Late in the first half of Sunday’s scrimmage, while the other members of Boston Celtics’ bulky rookie class were still glued to the bench, coach Brad Stevens deployed Grant Williams as a small-ball center in starter-heavy lineups. “For me it’s more confidence, more able to do a lot of better things on the court.”And while the Celtics are among the top teams in the East this season, their success in making a deep playoff run will hinge to some degree on how many low-key X-factors step up and contribute — players like Williams, who saw more playing time as a rookie than any of Boston’s other first-year players.