Magic Celtics Game 3

NBA Playoffs, Magic Celtics Game 3: This one is on the Magic players

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The Orlando Magic got punched in the mouth. They fell to the ground. And they didn’t even try to get back up. Let’s not take anything away from the Celtics, they came out hungry, they came out wanting to end it. And they did. Well, sure, they still have to play one more game, but [more]

NBA Playoffs, Celtics Magic Game 3: Live Chat

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NBA Playoffs Celtics Magic Game 3: Where losing momentum is about the only Celtics concern

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NBA coaches tend to operate like a lazy politician — they use fear. Scare the team by showing them their mistakes and the consequences, press the buttons on their fear of failure (or threaten their playing time), motivate them to work and focus to avoid that. Doc Rivers has to find another way — there’s [more]

NBA Playoffs, Magic v. Celtics: Matt Barnes says what we already know about Paul Pierce

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There are various degrees of flopping. There are players that “flop” strictly as a way to exaggerate contact in order to get a call they rightfully deserve. There are others who flop as a way to validate a smart play, like when the how every player that draws a charge isn’t just knocked over, but [more]

NBA Playoffs Magic v. Celtics: J.J. Redick making it tough for Magic to keep him off the floor

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Although the Orlando Magic have struggled at times in their series against the Boston Celtics, they need not despair. It’s never good to drop two games on your home court in the playoffs, especially in consecutive contests in the series’ opening games. Still, Orlando has lost two games by a combined seven points against a [more]