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For 38 1/2 minutes on Friday, the New York Knicks handcuffed and hamstrung a tired, old, injured and shorthanded Boston Celtics squad, holding them to 49 points on 30.6 percent shooting and leading by 26 points with 9 1/2 minutes to go.Naturally, the Ce…Share Tweet
boston.com May 3, 2013Celtics forwards Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett both spoke about their uncertain futures following Boston's elimination from the playoffs Friday night.Share Tweet
Boston Fans Chant “Honey Nut Cheerios” At Carmelo Anthonydimemag.com May 3, 2013On the heels of the latest installment of the Carmelo Anthony/Kevin Garnett/Boston Celtics saga, in the first quarter of tonight’s game, the Celtics fans chanted “Honey Nut Cheerios” when ‘Melo checked out the game. Watch the clip: For breaking neShare Tweet
Pablo Prigioni and the Worst Flop of the NBA Playoffsdimemag.com May 3, 2013Check out the horrendous flop that Pablo Prigioni got away with earlier tonight against the Boston Celtics (.gif created by SB Nation): For breaking news, rumors, exclusive content, and contests sent right to your inbox, sign up here for the Dime Email …Share Tweet
Age Before Beauty?: Once down 3-0, the Celtics have a chance to tie u…CNNSI.com May 3, 2013Once down 3-0, the Celtics have a chance to tie up their first-round series with the Knicks in front of a hometown crowd Friday night. Can KG and Co. do it? Follow along here.Share TweetESPN.com May 3, 2013The Celtics, Rockets, Clippers and Hawks all face elimination in Game 6.Share Tweetnytimes.com May 3, 2013If the Celtics can win at home on Friday night, they will be one victory from matching what their baseball brethren accomplished nearly a decade ago, as unthinkable as that feat was.Share Tweet
Knicks Finish Off CelticsMay 3The Knicks withstood a 20-0 run from the Celtics to advance to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2000.
Carmelo Anthony After The Knicks AdvanceMay 3The Knicks won a playoff series for the first time in 13 years.
Knicks Pass TestMay 3Magic Johnson, Michael Wilbon, Jalen Rose and Bill Simmons break down the Knicks winning the battle with the Celtics.
Knicks Finish Off CelticsMay 3Highlight Of The Night: The Knicks withstood a 20-0 run from the Celtics to advance to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2000.