Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 6/10/12
Kevin Garnett has had injuries that have kept the Celtics from chasing titles. Paul Pierce has left a game in a wheelchair. Ray Allen redefined "hobbling" in the way he was moving around on the court at the end of this season and into the playoffs. But when the Big 3 of the Celtics took the floor most nights, they still looked like basketball players, like contenders, like guys who weren't ready to mess around. They may not have been as fast or as daring, but they still played. Doc Rivers watched their minutes, and they rose from the dead...
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