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Celtics two magical statistics
« on: December 10, 2017, 06:29:44 PM »

Offline slightly biased bias fan

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54th straight win, when holding opponents under 99 points

22nd straight win, when out rebounding the other team

Re: Celtics two magical statistics
« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2017, 06:31:41 PM »

Offline Androslav

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Cool stats. TP
"The joy of the balling under the rims."

Re: Celtics two magical statistics
« Reply #2 on: December 10, 2017, 07:09:26 PM »

Offline slightly biased bias fan

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Cool stats. TP

Thanks,

I think it just shows that although the NBA has become more and more about the ‘amazing’ play, it’s still a league where defence and rebounding wins championships.

Re: Celtics two magical statistics
« Reply #3 on: December 10, 2017, 07:41:17 PM »

Offline Chris22

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No rebounds, no rings.

Re: Celtics two magical statistics
« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2017, 12:39:32 AM »

Offline slightly biased bias fan

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54th straight win, when holding opponents under 99 points

22nd straight win, when out rebounding the other team
No rebounds, no rings.

There's no coincidence that the player with the most rings (Bill) had a game that was predicated on those two ideals (rebounds, defence)

Re: Celtics two magical statistics
« Reply #5 on: December 11, 2017, 12:48:36 AM »

Offline Q_FBE

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54th straight win, when holding opponents under 99 points

22nd straight win, when out rebounding the other team

It is not Magic. It is becoming the core competency of this team. I might add Rebounds and Turnover differential. Steals usually lead to breakout opportunities for transition baskets that have always been the hall mark of the best Celtics teams over the last 50 years I have followed them.
The NBA is a very stupid, corrupt, and unethical league