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Category: ‘Round 2: Celtics-76ers’

Rondo Saves the Day, Boston Celtics Beat Philadelphia 76ers 85-75 in Game Seven
May 27th, 2012 at 7:01 PM
Story Rajon Rondo recorded his ninth career playoff triple-double, registering 18 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 85-75 in Game Seven to move on to the Eastern Conference Finals. Boston will now face the Miami Heat with Game One tipping off Monday night....

Boston Celtics Never Get Going, Lose to Philadelphia 76ers 82-75 to Force Game Seven
May 24th, 2012 at 9:50 AM
Story Jrue Holliday scored 20 points and the Philadelphia 76ers staved off elimination, beating the Boston Celtics 82-75 in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals to force Game Seven back in Boston on Saturday. Paul Pierce scored 24 to lead the Celtics, and Kevin Garnett added 20, but no other...

Putting Brandon Bass’ Game Six in Perspective
May 22nd, 2012 at 10:42 PM
When Boston Celtic coach Doc Rivers was asked about Brandon Bass' performance in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Philadelphia 76ers, in which the Celtic forward scored a career playoff high 27 points, Rivers deadpanned. "The ball went in for one thing," the Celtic coach said with...

Boston Celtics Beat Philadelphia 76ers 101-85 to Take 3-2 Series Lead
May 21st, 2012 at 10:48 PM
Brandon Bass scored career playoff high 27 points, Rajon Rondo added 13 points and 14 assists, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-85 in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals Monday Night at TD Garden to take a 3-2 series lead. Elton Brand scored 19 to lead...

Boston Celtics and the Importance of Kevin Garnett
May 21st, 2012 at 10:53 AM
Kevin Garnett has been absolutely brilliant during the first two rounds of the 2012 NBA playoffs. He came up with one of the best games of his Celtic career in game six of Boston's first round series to eliminate the Atlanta Hawks. He carried them to victory in game one...