Archives

What a Garden party

Celtics defense shuts down Miami in Game 4 The Miami Heat shot the ball so poorly Monday night even Stephen A. Smith was flustered. Well, granted, Stephen A. getting flustered is not exactly a challenging task. But at halftime the Celtics led Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals 57-33, thanks to a swarming defense that so pestered the Heat that Miami’s first field goal came with 3:22 left in the first quarter. Victor Oladipo’s 3-pointer cut the Celtics’ lead to 18-4. For the night, Miami hit 30 of 90 shots. “They couldn’t hit the back side ...

Go to Top