The Sixers beat the Celtics in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, 82-81. They led by eight going into the fourth quarter, lost the lead, briefly hopped on the see-saw, and then regained the lead for good when Evan Turner made this circus layup in the final minute:
That was redemption for his play a few minutes earlier when he sang the refrain to Here Come The Sixers instead of inbounding the ball in the allotted time. 1… 2… 3… 4… 5…
.GIF of the night
pic via (@nateriggins)
Jrue Holiday blows a kiss to the Garden faithful after draining a three in the final minutes to put the Sixers up one.
The Phillies won a game on Sunday. They won last night, 5-1. And if they win their next game, it will be three in a row. That’s called a winning streak. It has been done before.
Fat Joe Blanton
7 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 7 K, 1 BB
Utley’s new knees
Bryce Harper hit his first career home run, took a curtain call.
Snarky Tweet of the night
Reader Brendan after Holiday's kiss.
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