Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 4/28/13
Photo credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images   Now that's more like it. The Boston Celtics have beaten the New York Knicks to avoid being swept in the first round of the playoffs, and have survived. At least for now. If there's one thing the Celtics should be able to rely on it's their own mental resilience. When Rajon Rondo picked up his season ending injury, they went out and beat the Miami Heat in overtime. This time they were in a 3-0 hole and facing elimination, and have won in overtime once again. Just like the first three games of the series, the Celtics looked to be in control in the first half. On Sunday night in TD Garden however, control soon moved out of the way for total dominance. Suddenly the C's were closing out the quarters instead of stumbling to the end of them. They ending the first half on an impressive 9-0 run, that included a beauty of a deep three-pointer from Paul Pierce. But would you believe it, the Celtics went and did it again. Their seemingly unbeatable
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