April 20, 2019

Kyrie Irving and Al Horford close out Pacers in Game 3

A narrative writes itself after every playoff game. Defense was the story in Game 1. Game 2 was the Kyrie Game. After the Celtics 104-96 win against the Pacers, the story for Game 3 was Boston’s balanced attack and putting Indiana at the brink of elimination with the combination of Kyrie Irving and Al Horford. […]

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April 20, 2019

Celtics get past Pacers and their own transgressions, move to the brink of a sweep

INDIANAPOLIS — The signs adorned the arena and every t-shirt hung over every seat in Bankers Life Fieldhouse before Friday night’s Game 3. “Gold don’t quit,” they read. Grammatical issues aside, that may be true. But after the Celtics’ 104-96 Game 3 victory, the gold-clad Pacers could be fired as soon as Sunday afternoon. he […]

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April 11, 2019

Here’s the Celtics-Pacers series schedule

The fourth-seeded Celtics will play the fifth-seeded Indiana Pacers in the first round of the NBA playoffs, which are scheduled to begin Saturday. “This is going to be a battle,” coach Brad Stevens said after practice Wednesday afternoon. “These guys are tough, and our guys know that.” Below is the schedule for the Celtics-Pacers series: […]

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