Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 6/7/12

Ray Allen rarely gets into it with opposing players, but Mario Chalmers got the veteran a little hot under the collar during the first quarter of Game 6. Allen and Chalmers battled for position down on the block, which itself is a bit of an anomaly for the two perimeter guards. Amidst their physical battle, the two got a little bit heated, resulting in a quick, face-to-face discussion at the conclusion of the play. Chalmers ended up receiving a technical foul, but Allen missed the ensuing free throw. In any event, emotions are running high in this Eastern Conference Finals....

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