NBA Daily Dose: Celtic Pride
Bill Russell, left, who knows a thing or two about Celtic greats, has given his seal of approval to Kevin Garnett.
The Boston Celtics are the first NBA team to clinch a playoff spot, riding Kevin Garnett to down Detroit Wednesday night thus ending a two-year streak of watching the playoffs on TV. It’s a great turnaround, one which we discuss in today’s Daily Dose.
J.R. Smith is canning them from deep; LeBron James made an MVP statement in MSG; Tracy McGrady is leading the Yao-less, but still scorching Rockets; Michael Redd took a head butt to the nose; Chauncey Billups kept the Pistons close for a while; and Kendrick Perkins is looking valuable suddenly.