The Boston Globe's Dan Shaughnessy and the Boston Herald's Steve Buckley aren't sure the Celtics can get past the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference finals . . . but it sure looks like they're going to get there, now that they have a 3-1 lead over Atlanta and the Sixers are on the verge of eliminating the Bulls.
Isaiah Thomas says he was approached by a fellow All-Star - believed to be Al Horford - who inquired about playing in Boston.