Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 4/18/13
In his weekly appearance on WEEI, Doc Rivers spoke about the Celtics defensive approach to Carmelo Anthony, aka The 2013 NBA Scoring Champion, and momentum: On stopping Anthony: “We do have to limit the other guys, but I don’t subscribe to the theory that he’s going to get what he’s going to get. He may get it, but we have to make him work for it, and if he gets it, it has to be 40 points on 40 shots, not 40 points on 15 shots.” On playing a hot team like the Knicks: “The playoffs are a restart, they always are, no matter how well you’re playing, and the Knicks are playing unbelievable right now. … I go back to the 2010 year with the Cavs; they were playing unreal, going into the playoffs. They played great in the first round and then when we got them in the second round, they basically beat us pretty good in Game 1, then all of a sudden we beat them in Game 2 and all of a sudden they weren’t hot anymore, they were worried. That’s how quickly it changes.” The match-ups are intriguing. The
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