Found April 12, 2013 on Celtics Town:
The Celtics-Heat rivalry has been strong ever since the self-proclaimed King James decided to famously take his talents to South Beach.  Miami had the talent, but Boston had the experience—up until last year when the new big three, donning Miami red, captured the allusive NBA championship and Boston and Miami’s roles were immediately changed.  Tonight will most definitely have a different feel with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett both sitting for the Celtics (per ESPN) and the Miami Heat will be at full strength—playing James, Wade, and Bosh (per ESPN).Boston is now the old feisty team who still has the talent to do some damage and is still a team that can come together and look dangerous for stretches, but has been ravished with injuries and has never really played at high levels for any maintained stretch.   Conversely, Miami is the juggernaut in the NBA, cruising easily to home-court through the conference finals and managing to sit their big three (and Mario Chalmers) to rest thei...
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