Found April 20, 2013 on CLNS Radio:
  It was a tale of two halves, really. The Boston Celtics, highlighted by Jeff Green, were near unstoppable in the first half of action of Game 1 vs. the New York Knicks in the Madison Square Garden. They shot almost 53% from the floor, 40% from three-point land and saw Jeff Green explode for 20 points on 7-10 shooting. That, alone, was already good for Green’s playoff-career high (his previous was 16 points).  The forward also did an impressive job guarding this year’s scoring champion, Carmelo Anthony. Unfortunately, he would not keep it up in the second half, as he scored only six more points.     The Knicks, on their end, kept nibbling on the Celtics’ ankles, staying just within reach mostly due to their 60% three-point shooting as well as Jason Kidd and Kenyon Martin’s play, who were using their experience to stay ahead of the game. Well, all that was gone as soon as the third quarter started. As Doc Rivers explained it best, the Celtics were simply too stagnant with the ball. ...
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