The madness continues byond the top 4 plays of the year but not before the previous two matchups were voted on and two plays won the clear vote. The third seed, Pierce’s bomb in Game 5 easily beat Stiemsma’s block on Josh Smith. However, in a huge upset, Pierce’s three to move ahead of Larry Bird into second all-time on the Celtics’ scoring list got 3/4 of the vote over Ray Allen’s clutch three in Game 2 vs Miami. It’s understandable though, since Ray is gone now and loathed by many C’s fans, as well as it being a monster accomplishment by Pierce. Moving on, we get a matchup against the C’s back court starters, one a huge defenisve play while the other faked Kevin Durant out of the lane.
Seed #5 – Avery Bradley owns Dwyane Wade: Riding a 6-out-of-7 game winning streak, including four straight, the Celtics had a long-awaited matchup with Miami on April Fool’s Day. Avery Bradley had recently been thrust into the starting lineup due to Ray Allen’s ankle injury, then Mikeal Pi