Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 2/19/13
Last time these teams met, KG and Pierce's clutch shots helped the C's to a victory. Though the trade deadline hoopla is the current hot topic of the NBA, there is still games to be played. Tonight the Boston Celtics and Denver Nuggets meet in the mile-high city for their second and final meeting this season. The last time these teams met, they were holding the longest winning streaks in the NBA; Nuggets had won nine straight while the C's had six victories in a row. The two hottest teams in the NBA at the time put on a display of pure grit and balls in a triple overtime slug fest. Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Jason Terry and Jeff Green all hit clutch baskets in the final frames of the contest. Tonight, don't expect anything less than a full out battle between these two teams. Here are a two quick keys that can help the Celtics grab their first win after the All Star break. Defense: In the last meeting against the Nuggets, the Celtics made costly mistakes at the end of the game...
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