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Old 01-23-2013, 03:22 PM   #31
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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The Celts look like crap lately but they are built to take on the Heat.

KG will defend Bosh.
Pierce and Green defend Lebron.
Bradley will shut Wade down.
Rondo dominates his position.
Bass holds his own.

Celts got to find some scoring and some rebounding though.

The Celtics had these advantaged last year and the year before that didn't they?

what were the results?
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:24 PM   #32
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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Boston in 2008 was one of the BEST teams since Jordan's Bulls. It's a valid excuse.

-Got taken to 7 games by a sub .500 Hawks team
-Almost lost to a Cavs team with Delonte West as 2nd best player
-Beat a good detroit team
-Played LA without Bynum and Ariza.

They are the most overrated title team of all time.
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:28 PM   #33
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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-Got taken to 7 games by a sub .500 Hawks team
-Almost lost to a Cavs team with Delonte West as 2nd best player
-Beat a good detroit team
-Played LA without Bynum and Ariza.

They are the most overrated title team of all time.

u are right.

Celtics fans always brag about taking the Heat to 7 games when their team took the Hawks to 7 games in 2008 acting like that shit never happened.

i'm guessing the 37-45 Hawks >> Lakers

i thought people in Boston were smarter.
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:32 PM   #34
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

Maybe you guys could make fun of the 2008 Celtics if an even worse Celtics team didnt beat the Cavaliers in 2010........
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Old 01-23-2013, 03:46 PM   #35
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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The Celtics had these advantaged last year and the year before that didn't they?

what were the results?
They didn't have the GOAT defensive player Avery Bradley, who "shut down" Wade a whole 1 time in the reg. season.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:09 PM   #36
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Maybe you guys could make fun of the 2008 Celtics if an even worse Celtics team didnt beat the Cavaliers in 2010........

Boston still had the next best 4 players after LeBron in that series.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:11 PM   #37
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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The Celts look like crap lately but they are built to take on the Heat.

KG will defend Bosh.
Pierce and Green defend Lebron.
Bradley will shut Wade down.
Rondo dominates his position.
Bass holds his own.

Celts got to find some scoring and some rebounding though.
You forgot Sully beasting on the boards
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:19 PM   #38
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I would love this. The C's have been lackluster all season but as we know the playoffs are a different animal.

U would love being one and DOne ? Series would be over in 4 or 5 games
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:19 PM   #39
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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If healthy, Miami wins in four or five games. I think LeBron made it pretty clear last year that the days of Boston beating him are over.

Oh, yeah, pretty clear, taking them in just 7 games.. Give me a break.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:23 PM   #40
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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Oh, yeah, pretty clear, taking them in just 7 games.. Give me a break.
No Bosh
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:24 PM   #41
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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-Got taken to 7 games by a sub .500 Hawks team
-Almost lost to a Cavs team with Delonte West as 2nd best player
-Beat a good detroit team
-Played LA without Bynum and Ariza.

They are the most overrated title team of all time.

Played down to their competition. They beat a Lakers team, who had the best record in the West, in 6. One less game than the Hawks and Cavs.

The '08 Celts are right there w/ the '04 Pistons, '05 Spurs, and '01 Lakers. Neither are overrated.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:27 PM   #42
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No Bosh
No Bradley.
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Old 01-23-2013, 05:54 PM   #43
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

Heat fans acting like injuries are not part of the game...

if I start with the injuries Boston had all these years, I might as well say they did this league a favor by not destroying the competition for 3-4 straight years...
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Old 01-23-2013, 06:17 PM   #44
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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No Bradley.
Lets compare an All-Star PF who dominated KG once he came back for the past 2 games, versus an 11 PPG guard who was a bench player for the first half a season.
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Old 01-23-2013, 06:24 PM   #45
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Default Re: Heat will play Celtics in first round

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Lets compare an All-Star PF who dominated KG once he came back for the past 2 games, versus an 11 PPG guard who was a bench player for the first half a season.
... which explains why pre-ASG and post-ASG 2012 Celtics were 2 different teams...
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