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Celtics vs. Warriors prediction, pick, odds, spread, line for 2022 NBA Finals Game 4

Celtics vs. Warriors prediction, pick, odds, spread, line for 2022 NBA Finals Game 4

This might as well be an elimination game for the Warriors, who are not going to become the second team in NBA history recover from a 3-1 Finals deficit to win the title. In that way, Golden State feels like the smart bet. It’s the more desperate team. That said, the Boston Celtics increasingly look …

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NBA Finals MVP Ladder: Jaylen Brown passes Stephen Curry for No. 1

NBA Finals MVP Ladder: Jaylen Brown passes Stephen Curry for No. 1

Jaylen Brown sets the tone in Game 3 of the 2022 NBA Finals as the Celtics snag a 2-1 series lead on Golden State. • Complete coverage: 2022 NBA Finals BOSTON – Jaylen Brown etched an entry into Boston franchise lore by scorching Golden State for 17 points in the opening stanza of the Celtics’ 116-100 …

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Keep It Simple, Celtics: Why Boston's biggest flaw also reveals its biggest NBA Finals advantage vs. Warriors

Keep It Simple, Celtics: Why Boston’s biggest flaw also reveals its biggest NBA Finals advantage vs. Warriors

BOSTON — Oh, how simple basketball sounds, listening to the Boston Celtics talk. They’ve lost seven games in the playoffs, and after each one, they’ve said they just need to get out of their own way. They know exactly what the opposing team is trying to do, and they simply need to be sharper: Make …

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NBA Finals: Warriors overwhelmed by Celtics' athletic physicality in Game 3, and things will only get tougher

NBA Finals: Warriors overwhelmed by Celtics’ athletic physicality in Game 3, and things will only get tougher

The game was already well in hand when it happened, but there was still injury to be added to insult. Stephen Curry, who had suffered a foot injury just plays earlier, attempted to defend Marcus Smart on a drive with just over two minutes remaining. Smart, a 6-foot-4, 220-pound amalgamation of muscle, grit and determination, …

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Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown key Celtics to 116-100 Game 3 win over Warriors in NBA Finals - The Boston Globe

Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown key Celtics to 116-100 Game 3 win over Warriors in NBA Finals – The Boston Globe

It was performances from Jaylen Brown, who scored 27 points (17 of them in the first quarter), and Jayson Tatum, who added 26 despite shooting just 3-9 from three, that keyed the Celtics to victory. Robert Williams had struggled during the first two games of this series. But it didn’t seem like his surgically repaired …

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2022 NBA Finals: Two things Celtics need to correct in order to bounce back in Game 3 vs. Warriors

2022 NBA Finals: Two things Celtics need to correct in order to bounce back in Game 3 vs. Warriors

After being thoroughly outplayed by the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals, the Boston Celtics will look to bounce back in Game 3 on Wednesday night. Luckily for the Celtics, they’ve been flawless at doing just that this postseason. Boston is 6-0 following a loss in these playoffs so far, and …

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Warriors vs. Celtics prediction, pick, odds, spread, line for 2022 NBA Finals Game 3

Warriors vs. Celtics prediction, pick, odds, spread, line for 2022 NBA Finals Game 3

After an interesting start to the 2022 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Boston Celtics, the action shifts over to Boston for a pivotal Game 3 on Wednesday night. In the 39 times that the Finals have been tied 1-1, the team that won Game 3 went on to win the title 82.1 …

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No. 1 Oklahoma takes on unseeded Texas in historic World Series finals

No. 1 Oklahoma takes on unseeded Texas in historic World Series finals

The No. 1 Oklahoma Sooners (57-3) will look to add an exclamation point onto the end of a historic season with a sixth national championship in program history, and second straight title. Standing in their way is a familiar foe. The best-two-of-three Women’s College World Series will also serve as the latest edition of the …

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