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There are eight games left in the regular season for the Celtics, and the fourth seed is not officially out of reach. To put their plight in the rosiest terms possible, another flurry of strong play to close out the season’s final month could possibly put the Celtics back in the discussion for a top-four seed and home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs. Possible does not equal probable, however, and it is difficult to see such a turn of events taking place. The Celtics dropped another one on Monday, falling to the Timberwolves to suffer their seventh loss in nine games. Paul Pierce was back home dealing with a personal matter. Kevin Garnett reportedly was with the team, but he was out of uniform for the seventh time in two weeks. In short, the Celtics are fading, and at this point there are far more important things for them to worry about than playoff seeding. The Celtics simply need to make sure they do not totally unravel between now and April 19, when the playoff...
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