2012 NBA Playoffs
The Boston Celtics have a chance to close out the Hawks on Tuesday night, and head coach Doc Rivers expects to have all hands on deck in Atlanta.
The Celtics can clinch their series against the Hawks, securing some much-needed rest, with a win in Atlanta Tuesday night.
Celtics shooting guard Ray Allen hit the practice floor on Thursday, and has high hopes he can play in Game 3 against the Hawks Friday night.
After capturing Game 2 against the Hawks Tuesday night, the Celtics might catch a break when it comes to Game 3.
Center Greg Stiemsma joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich on Wednesday, and said the Celtics knew what had to be done Tuesday night in Game 2 against the Hawks.
With their star point guard out for Game 2, the Boston Celtics turned to an old reliable to carry the load.
Rajon Rondo lost control in the final minute of Game 1, and that means he won’t be on the court for Game 2.
The Boston Celtics will have their hands full without Rajon Rondo in Tuesday night’s Game 2 against the Atlanta Hawks, but should still be confident without the NBA’s assist leader.