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Playoffs? Is it the playoffs?
Posted By Jessica Camerato On November 12, 2008 @ 5:53 pm In General | 1 Comment
Did you hear that?
It’s the boos resonating from the crowd on Mike Bibby’s first possession.
There was a postseason atmosphere before tip-off which was only heightened by Kevin Garnett’s encouragement of the crowd. Only this time, the Hawks  have come out swinging first. Joe Johnson  is still out to beat the Celtics  on the offensive end and is leading his team to an early lead.
Doc Rivers  called a timeout down 17-11 with six minutes to go in the first quarter. Yes, another first quarter deficit. This is becoming the norm for the Cs, echoing Rivers comments of inconsistency from the starting five.
So far Monday’s hero Paul Pierce  is scoreless. Let’s see if the Celtics can get it going …
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