Originally written on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 11/17/14
  NEW YORK – They came dressed in black. They got out to an 11-0 lead. It looked like the Knicks were about to bury the body when Brandon Bass suddenly woke up. The Celtics got to the line seven times in the next five minutes and suddenly they had momentum again. The Celtics got their first lead of the game on a Kevin Garnett pick-and-roll from Paul Pierce and never relinquished it again. What was once a series marred by horrid execution and general confusion on the offensive end for Boston is being flipped on its head. In what appears to have suddenly become the team’s new mantra, the Celtics are beginning to tighten the screws on the casket they are building for the Knicks. “We was going to a funeral man, but it looks we got buried” J.R. Smith said. “I’m done with this black stuff.” The Knicks, who wore black to the game to signify that Game 5 would be the Celtics’ funeral, continued their shooting slump and relied primarily on iso play while Doc Rivers’ squad displayed its most w...
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