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30) Paul Pierce's defense on LeBron James with two minutes in, where no foul was called on hard transition defense, was your first clue of the great get-even ref work29) Miami started 1 for 5 from the line, which is what we call a leading indicator28) When Greg Stiesma leads with a straight arm at home, he gets to the line27) I'm not prepared to live in a world where Mario Chalmers is more or less consistently useful26) Mikael Pietrus tried to take an intentional foul, but the refs refused to call it, which was, well, another clue of how this was going to be called25) When Keyon Dooling is wildly over-caffienated and able to force backcourt violations with cross body blocks, he can be effective24) Both teams shot 60% in the first quarter, just to prove this whole defense thing is just a myth23) Garnett went down like he was shot, then added something new for his cheerleader highlight reel by doing knuckle push ups22) The Celtics' bench players were extraordinarily fresh,...
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