May 18, 2012 in Sports

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The Boston Celtics have known since training camp a championship run centered around Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen was on its last legs. Aging legs, yes. But far from finished. Garnett and Pierce are 1-2 in postseason scoring for the Celtics. Garnett scored 27 and grabbed 13 rebounds to help Boston beat the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 3. The Celtics hold a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Game 4 is today ( 5 p.m. on ESPN) in Philadelphia. Garnett and Allen are free agents at the end of the season. Pierce says there is a sense of urgency to win a championship with the trio playing their final games together – AP

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