Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 10/5/12
One thing is certain for this year’s tournament: you, the Celtics fans LOVE great plays at the expense of the Miami Heat.  The 2012 final matchup features two huge plays against the rival Heat.  The first was my personal favorite play, Paul Pierce’s cold-blooded three to seal Game 5 down in Miami.  His opponent?  A monster ownage block by the young Avery Bradley against Dwyane Wade.  Fitting that both plays occurred at the expense of DWade and LeBron, with Pierce’s bomb right in LeBron’s face.  Tough matchup to choose from, but I know where my vote is going. #2 Seed: Paul Pierce’s Cold-Blooded Three: The Celtics dropped the first two games in Miami during the Eastern Conference Finals, the first was a relatively routine type of loss while the second was a killer.  Down 0-2, they rallied to take both games at home setting up a pivotal Game 5 in Miami.  The game was close throughout and clinging to a mere one-point lead as the clocked ticked under one-minute left in the game, Paul Pierce
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