Heat's LeBron James, Dwyane Wade dominate Boston Celtics in Game 1 of …

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1. Chris Bosh will miss at least a portion of the series with his abdominal strain. Where will Boston be able to take advantage of his absence, if at. With Ray Allen and Kevin Garnett set to become free agents this summer, this could be their last opportunity with the Boston Celtics to win another […]

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Celtics win battle of defenses, oust 76ers to face Heat

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Neither has much of a chance against LeBron and Wade. Jeff Green, who figured to be the first man off the Celtics' bench, failed his physical exam because of an aortic aneurysm. Just like that, the Celtics were without a young, athletic forward who could provide relief to their veterans. (NECN/AP) – It wasn't pretty, […]

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Celtics win battle of defenses, oust 76ers to face Heat

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I'll do my best to wrap up this series with this recap, but when I'm done I'd like to ask that you never make me talk about it ever again. Both teams essentially enter playing power forwards masquerading as starting centers, the Celtics with Kevin Garnett, the Heat with, at least for the moment, Ronny […]

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Celtics win battle of defenses, oust 76ers to face Heat

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Boston's 85-75 win in Game 7 over Philadelphia on Saturday night earned the Celtics a trip to Miami, where the reigning East champion Heat will host Game 1 of this year's conference title series Monday night. Boston took the regular-season series from I want to be friendly to our schadenfreude seeking Celtics fans. Beating the […]

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Four-Point Play: Can Celtics keep pace with LeBron, Heat?

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By Journal Star staff AP Rajon Ron-do had 18 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 85-75 in Game 7 on Saturday night to advance to the Eastern Conference finals. The Celtics will open the third round of BOSTON (Reuters) – The Boston Celtics held off the Philadelphia […]

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

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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 […]

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76ers-Celtics Preview

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By IRA WINDERMAN — Sun Sentinel There was a point during the latter stages of the regular season when some speculated that the Miami Heat were positioning themselves to avoid the Boston Celtics in the opening rounds of the postseason. Does this team feel like those Celtic teams? (Kendrick) Perkins: “Yes. Same kind of competitiveness. […]

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Dwyane Wade leads Miami Heat over Indiana Pacers to advance to Eastern …

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You have a reason to keep hissing at your television. Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra drew attention Thursday to the number of shots to the head he says his players have taken from the Indiana Pacers this season, reports the South Florida Sun Sentinel's Ira Winderman. The Boston Celtics were unable to do the same […]

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Analyzing Timetable for Hakeem Nicks's Recovery

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Staying at the top won't be easy for the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants. The team announced on Thursday afternoon that wide receiver Hakeem Nicks fractured his foot at the Giants (Reuters) – Powerful New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks was expected to be sidelined for three months after breaking his right […]

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Miami Heat Eliminate the Pacers in Game 6: Fan Reaction

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It almost was a game of anything you can do I can do better between the Miami Heat's best two players, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James, during the closeout game of the Eastern Conference semifinals. By Nancy Kercheval on May 25, 2012 Dwyane Wade scored 41 points and the Miami Heat topped the Indiana Pacers […]

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