Game 7 pregame: Celtics need to worry about the 76ers strength in numbers


The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers square off with a trip to South Florida on the line in a Game 7 on Saturday night in Boston. Unlike the case in most other professions, whichever club is heading down to Miami is

But the Philadelphia 76ers [team stats] are different from the rest of the team's fighting for a championship. When Jrue Holiday was asked if they had anyone who could put the team on their back he smiled. “Yeah, there's Elton Brand, Andre Iguodala,

Third Quarter, 3:10, Celtics 53-45: Paul Pierce is doing all he can to take this game over right now, and he's succeeding for the most part. The Celtics captain hit a pair of elbow jumpers in the last couple of minutes to help the

By Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia 76ers Doug Collins, once again with his grandsons on the dais next to him in the postgame news conference, had difficulty explaining what he just witnessed. By Howard Smith, US Presswire Boston

Neither has much of a chance against LeBron and Wade.

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