Friday's NBA playoff highlights

The Celtics and 76ers took 2-1 series leads, and the Lakers played the Nuggets in Game 3.

Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (9) drives to the basket against Atlanta Hawks guard Kirk Hinrich (6) during the first quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (9) drives to the basket against Atlanta Hawks guard Kirk Hinrich (6) during the first quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo (9) drives to the basket against Atlanta Hawks guard Kirk Hinrich (6) during the first quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Ty Lawson #3 of the Denver Nuggets lays up a shot against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Denver Nuggets - Game Three
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Ty Lawson #3 of the Denver Nuggets lays up a shot against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Philadelphia 76ers' Andre Iguodala (9) holds the ball away from Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah (13) during the first quarter of Game 3 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Philadelphia, Friday, May 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
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Philadelphia 76ers' Andre Iguodala (9) holds the ball away from Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah (13) during the first quarter of Game 3 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Philadelphia, Friday, May 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers takes a shot over Arron Afflalo #6 of the Denver Nuggets in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Denver Nuggets - Game Three
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers takes a shot over Arron Afflalo #6 of the Denver Nuggets in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Philadelphia 76ers' Evan Turner (12) fights his way to the basket past Chicago Bulls' Omer Asik, of Turkey, and Luol Deng, (9) late in the fourth quarter of Game 3 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Philadelphia, Friday, May 4, 2012. The 76ers won 79-74. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
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Philadelphia 76ers' Evan Turner (12) fights his way to the basket past Chicago Bulls' Omer Asik, of Turkey, and Luol Deng, (9) late in the fourth quarter of Game 3 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series in Philadelphia, Friday, May 4, 2012. The 76ers won 79-74. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers blocks a shot by Timofey Mozgov #25 of the Denver Nuggets in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Denver Nuggets - Game Three
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers blocks a shot by Timofey Mozgov #25 of the Denver Nuggets in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 04: Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls looks to pass the ball during the game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on May 4, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
Chicago Bulls v Philadelphia 76ers - Game Three
PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 04: Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls looks to pass the ball during the game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on May 4, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen (20) shoots over Atlanta Hawks guard Jannero Pargo (7) during the first quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. Allen has been sidelined with bone spurs in his right ankle since April 10. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen (20) shoots over Atlanta Hawks guard Jannero Pargo (7) during the first quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. Allen has been sidelined with bone spurs in his right ankle since April 10. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Boston Celtics guard Ray Allen (20) shoots over Atlanta Hawks guard Jannero Pargo (7) during the first quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. Allen has been sidelined with bone spurs in his right ankle since April 10. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce (34) yells as he slams into Atlanta Hawks defender Joe Johnson (2) during the second quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce (34) yells as he slams into Atlanta Hawks defender Joe Johnson (2) during the second quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce (34) yells as he slams into Atlanta Hawks defender Joe Johnson (2) during the second quarter of Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff basketball series, Friday, May 4, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers takes a shot over Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers v Denver Nuggets - Game Three
DENVER, CO - MAY 04: Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers takes a shot over Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 4, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 04: Richard Hamilton #32 of the Chicago Bulls passes over Lavoy Allen #50 of the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on May 4, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
Chicago Bulls v Philadelphia 76ers - Game Three
PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 04: Richard Hamilton #32 of the Chicago Bulls passes over Lavoy Allen #50 of the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on May 4, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

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