Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown lead Celtics to a 145-108 rout of the Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers forward Paul George (13) drives against Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Eric Thayer)

LOS ANGELES — Jayson Tatum scored 30 points, Jaylen Brown added 24 and the Boston Celtics kicked off their Christmas weekend in Southern California with a 145-108 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday.