Found April 10, 2013 on CLNS Radio:
  BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics saw their five-year run of owning the Atlantic Division come to an end last night (officially) and tonight the Brooklyn Nets took claim to being the second best team in the division. Brooklyn’s Big Three -- Deron Williams, Brook Lopez, and Joe Johnson -- combined for 70 points to lead the Nets to their third win in four games against the Celtics this season, 101-93. It was the defense of Brooklyn, however, that was really impressive. The Nets allow just 94.8 points per game and in the first half, didn’t send the Celtics to the line for even a single free throw. On the other hand, Brooklyn went 25-28 (89.3%) from the free throw line. Some may look for blame in the refs, but Celtics’ head coach Doc Rivers went a step further putting the onus on his own team. During an interview with ESPN’s Doris Burke before the fourth quarter began, Rivers said the Nets were “attacking us and we’re settling. That was the first quarter which we were attacking and that’s ...
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