Carmelo Anthony and Paul Pierce addressed Madison Square Garden and the city of Boston before game 1 of the Celtics – Knicks series. Melo sent New York’s prayers to Boston. When Paul Pierce spoke, a few people started to boo, but they were quickly drowned out by cheers from the rest of the crowd at MSG. The teams then went out and played an exciting half of basketball.
Both teams apparently tried to lose on purpose.
Priceless: The faces of the rest of the Lakers in this video.
It was a helluva ride.
The perils of being a professional athlete.