BOSTON — It took Carmelo Anthony 99 seconds to knock down his first three-pointer. Moments later, he hit another. And then another.
BOSTON — Before the opening tipoff of the game, the Celtics found themselves with a bigger advantage than they had all series.
BOSTON Doc Rivers understands all too well that the NBA had to dole out some kind of punishment to Carmelo Anthony for the incident involving him and Kevin Garnett in New York City.
NEW YORK Boston's midtown matchup with the New York Knicks was a testy affair during - and apparently after - the Celtics' 102-96 win.