Found September 20, 2013 on NESN.com:
With all due respect to John Havlicek stealing the ball or any of the legions of epic moments in Celtics history, Gerald Henderson submits his clutch steal in Game 2 of the 1984 NBA Finals into the discussion for the franchise’s greatest play of all time. And he is not entirely wrong. Henderson responded to a past claim by popular Celtics blogger John Karalis that Larry Bird‘s steal against the Pistons in Game 5 of the 1987 Eastern Conference finals — the one where Johnny Most announces, “There’s a steal by Bird! Pass underneath to D.J., lays it in! What a play by Bird!” — was the greatest play in Celtics history. Henderson begs to differ, and he has a point. “Not too long ago, you called Larry Bird’s steal against the Pistons in ’87 the best play in Celtics history,” Henderson says in a video message to Karalis at Red’s Army. “Well, as you know, that’s not true. It was one of them. It was a fantastic play by ‘The Legend,’ but you forget about my steal in Game 2 of the ’84 F
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