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Boston Celtics Finally Run Out of Gas, Lose to Miami Heat 101-88 in Game Seven
June 11th, 2012 at 5:38 PM
Story After grinding out wins and fighting through adversity for an entire season, the Boston Celtics finally ran out of answers in the fourth quarter of Game Seven against the Miami Heat Saturday night. Rajon Rondo recorded his 10th career postseason triple-double, putting up 22 points, 10 rebounds, and 14 assists,...

Lebron James Scores 45 to Lead Miami Heat to 98-79 Victory Over Boston Celtics to Force Game Seven
June 8th, 2012 at 9:44 AM
Story With the Miami Heat on the brink of elimination Lebron James came up with arguably the best game of his career, scoring 45 points and grabbing 15 rebounds to lead Miami to a 98-79 victory over the Boston Celtics to force a Game Seven Saturday night at AmericanAirlines Arena. James...

The Boston Celtics’ Best Players Play Like Their Best Players, the Miami Heat’s Do Not
June 7th, 2012 at 5:45 PM
When the Boston Bruins were in the midst of a losing streak during the 2011 NHL regular season NESN's Andy Brickley famously said "you need your best players to be your best players." He was talking about hockey, but the point he made resonates across all of sport. When the...

Boston Celtics Refuse to Lose, Beat Miami Heat 94-90 in Game Five to Take 3-2 Series Lead
June 6th, 2012 at 1:24 PM
Story Kevin Garnett scored 26 points and ripped down 11 rebounds, Paul Pierce came alive in the fourth quarter, and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat 94-90 in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena to take a 3-2 series lead. Lebron James scored a...

How Chris Bosh’s Return Impacts Boston Celtics’ Chances Against Miami Heat
June 5th, 2012 at 1:33 PM
Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh has been out since sustaining an abdominal strain in game one of Miami's Eastern Conference Semifinal series against the Indiana Pacers. After sitting out the final five games against Indiana and the first four against Boston, all indications are that Bosh will return in time...

Boston Celtics Survive Game Four, Beat Miami Heat 93-91 in Overtime to Even Series
June 4th, 2012 at 1:21 PM
Story Dwyane Wade missed a potential game winning three at the end of overtime and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat 93-91 in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals to even the series at two apiece. Miami had two chances to walk out of Boston with a win and...

Boston Celtics Get Back in Series with 101-91 Game Three Win Over Miami Heat
June 2nd, 2012 at 1:27 AM
Story Rajon Rondo scored 21 points and added 10 assists, Kevin Garnett poured in 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics beat the Miami Heat 101-91 in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Finals to bring the series back to 2-1. Lebron James scored 34 to lead Miami,...

Despite Rajon Rondo’s Valiant Effort the Boston Celtics Fall to the Miami Heat 115-111 in Overtime
May 31st, 2012 at 2:05 PM
Story Rajon Rondo scored 44 points, dished out 10 assists, and grabbed eight rebounds, but it wasn't enough as the Boston Celtics lost to the Miami Heat in overtime 115-111 Wednesday night at American Airlines Arena. Rondo is the first player in NBA postseason history to have at least 44 points, 10...

Boston Celtics Fall Apart in Second Half, Lose to Miami Heat 93-79 in Game One
May 29th, 2012 at 12:40 AM
Story Lebron James scored 32 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, Dwyane Wade added 22 points and seven assists, and the Miami Heat beat the Boston Celtics 93-79 in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals to take 1-0 series lead. Kevin Garnett scored 23 to lead Boston, and Rajon Rondo added...