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A day for Celtics Game 5 success?
Posted By Jessica Camerato On May 26, 2010 @ 12:11 am In General | 1 Comment
On Wednesday, the Celtics  will look to wrap up the Eastern Conference finals in Game 5 against the Magic in Orlando.
If they are able to do so, it would not be the first time a Celtics team has pulled off a significant Game 5 win on May 26.
On May 26, 1987, Larry Bird  infamously stole an inbounds pass from Isiah Thomas  and dished to Dennis Johnson  for the game-winning basket against the Detroit Pistons  in the Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.
(Click here  for extended footage.)
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 Larry Bird: http://media.weei.com/basketball/larry-bird.htm
 Isiah Thomas: http://media.weei.com/basketball/isiah-thomas.htm
 Dennis Johnson: http://media.weei.com/basketball/dennis-johnson.htm
 Detroit Pistons: http://media.weei.com/basketball/detroit-pistons.htm
 Los Angeles Lakers: http://media.weei.com/basketball/los-angeles-lakers.htm
 NBA Finals: http://media.weei.com/basketball/nba-finals.htm
 Click here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aaCHv8fECws
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