Found April 01, 2013 on Celtics Green ...a boston celtics blog.:
9:51: After three quarters in Minnesota, the Celtics trail 84-78. They haven't played well at all tonight, but did rally a bit in the third to lower what was once a 12-point deficit. I'd rather they be ahead, but I they can still win this thing. Keep watching. A big finish is about to happen.
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