Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 5/7/12
Boston's Big Three still has some life in those old bones. Thirty-somethings Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen led the Celtics to their most recent NBA championship in 2008, and this could be their last hurrah together in Beantown. If so, they're clearly looking to go out with a bang. ''They have pride,'' Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford said Monday. ''That goes a long way.'' The Big Three (plus, let's not forget, Rajon Rondo) have led the Celtics to a 3-1 lead over the Hawks. Game 5 is Tuesday night in Atlanta, with Boston looking to wrap up the series after a 22-point blowout that wasn't really that close. The Hawks know what they're up against, facing an experienced team with a trio of aging stars who clearly have something to prove. ''They've got guys who've been in wars, who've been in the trenches, who've been in these type of situations more than we have,'' Atlanta coach Larry Drew said. ''When you look at their history over the last few years with Paul and KJ and...
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