Paul-freaking-Pierce. When he went down in a heap the entire season flashed before my eyes. That standing ovation he received coming back onto the court was electric! Think he wants this one much?
And boy, when Kobe shoots 30% from the floor is sure is noticeable isn’t it?
Game two is Sunday night. Can anyone explain to me why on earth the NBA is killing the momentum of this series by making us wait three days for the second game? They’re already in Boston for crying out loud! It seems to me that showing Game 2 immediately after ABC’s coverage of the Belmont Stakes would have been a smart marketing move to capture the attention of casual sports fans.