Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 4/17/13
We are about 48 hours past one of the worst events to happen in our lifetime in the city of Boston. There are still many in shock from what happened, whether it is the disbelief that we were caught so off-guard, or unfortunately having a loved one who was involved in the attacks. The entire state feels as if it has a blanket of disbelief and sorrow hanging over its head. Rightfully, sports have taken a backseat the last two days. Nobody in their right mind woke up Tuesday morning to check the Red Sox box score, nor did they complain or question the refund policy on the Celtics cancelled game as one would normally expect. Everyone accepted the fact that sports were secondary right now. But with the NBA Playoffs rapidly approaching, the Boston Celtics could provide the city of Boston and the state of Massachusetts a welcome distraction from the horrors that have occurred in the last week. In 2001, much of the country rallied behind the New England Patriots and their Super Bowl run. Ho...
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