Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 2/11/13
As the Boston Celtics and Denver Nuggets stood by eagerly, while officials gathered around the replay monitor, I couldn’t help but be overcome with a strong sense of déjà vu. The Celtics led 92-90 with little under four seconds to play. The Nuggets’ Kenneth Faried had just missed two potential game-tying free throws, Andre Miller failed to make good on the team’s 1,039,869th second-chance opportunity of the night and the resulting rebound was batted out of bounds. Boston ball. Win streak intact. Except it wasn’t. Instead, following an overruling of the original call, Denver was gifted possession of the ball. Ty Lawson made the most of it, waltzing into the paint for the equalizing bucket with just under a second left on the clock. Sound familiar? A big fourth quarter lead vanished? Check. Jump shots that were falling for three quarters suddenly clanking off the rim? Check. A game that should have been won in regulation entering overtime? Check. I knew how this one was go...
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