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

USA TODAY

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 Finally Round Out NBA's Elite Final Four: A Fan's Perspective

Yahoo! Sport

It's Win or Go Fishing – Celtics Need to Bring their A Game. As the seconds ticked off the clock Saturday night during the Celtics' 85-75 Game 7 win over the Philadelphia 76ers at TD Garden, a fan on the video board held up a sign that read "Bring on LeBron" while others in the […]

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Celtics Gain Rematch Against James and Heat

New York Tim

Boston Celtics fans could sense the moment, and they know what awaits them this week. “Beat the Heat!” came from one pocket of the crowd before spreading throughout the arena. A sign on the video screen read “Bring on LeBron.” The message was clear. It's Win or Go Fishing – Celtics Need to Bring their […]

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

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By Adi Joseph, USA TODAY With their team up eight points and Ray Allen at the free-throw line, Celtics fans filled TD Garden with a serenade: "Beat the Heat." "Let's do it," Kevin Garnett told ABC's Doris Burke after Boston advanced to the Eastern Rajon Rondo had 18 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds and […]

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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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OKC Thunder Roar Past Lakers, Celtics Lead 76ers

Fox News

CNN – Eight people were shot Monday night just blocks from the Chesapeake Energy Arena as large crowds were leaving the playoff game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Oklahoma City Thunder, police said. OKLAHOMA CITY — Maintaining the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, a place cherished by untold numbers of Americans, isn't […]

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OKC Thunder Roar Past Lakers, Celtics Lead 76ers

Fox News

There were no reported incidents when the Thunder advanced to the Western Conference Finals a year ago; OKC won a Game 7 at home to get there in 2011. The reported site of the shooting is just a five-minute walk from OKLAHOMA CITY — Maintaining the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, a place cherished […]

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8 shot after Oklahoma City Thunder playoff win

CNN

Generally, I'm not a fan of jackassery in the stands at sporting events. This guy though… This guy gets me. He's a Thunder fan in Los Angeles. He's wearing a giant fake beard. He did a dance that combined Russell OKC's “Big 3″ Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant and James Harden led the Thunder on offence […]

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Lakers need big changes

ESPN

The Lakers, as they're now constructed, are not capable of competing for NBA championships. The roster is too old and too slow. In consecutive seasons they've not come close to escaping the second round, and since Setting up the matchup with the top-seeded Spurs wasn't much of a problem for second-seeded Oklahoma City, which closed […]

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Lakers need big changes

ESPN

Russell Westbrook scored 28 points, Kevin Durant added 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder surged ahead in the second half to beat Los Angeles 106-90 in Game 5 on Monday night and eliminate Russell Westbrook scored 28 points, Kevin Durant added 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder […]

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