NBA playoffs: Boston Celtics vs. Miami Heat in Game 7

The Boston Celtics play against the Miami Heat in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012.

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot between Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat in the first quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot between Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat in the first quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics shoots over LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics shoots over LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics looks to pass the ball as he is on his knees defended by Dwyane Wade #3 and Shane Battier #31 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics looks to pass the ball as he is on his knees defended by Dwyane Wade #3 and Shane Battier #31 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Greg Stiemsma #54 of the Boston Celtics attempts to block the shot of Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the first quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Greg Stiemsma #54 of the Boston Celtics attempts to block the shot of Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the first quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Udonis Haslem #40 of the Miami Heat is called for interference as he touches the ball as it is on the rim after teammate Dwyane Wade #3 misses a layup in the first quarter against the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Udonis Haslem #40 of the Miami Heat is called for interference as he touches the ball as it is on the rim after teammate Dwyane Wade #3 misses a layup in the first quarter against the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Ray Allen #20 of the Boston Celtics drives on Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat in the first quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Ray Allen #20 of the Boston Celtics drives on Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat in the first quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot between Dwyane Wade #3 and Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot between Dwyane Wade #3 and Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat dunks the ball in the second quarter while taking on the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat dunks the ball in the second quarter while taking on the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat goes up between Paul Pierce #34 and Brandon Bass #30 of the Boston Celtics in the second quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat goes up between Paul Pierce #34 and Brandon Bass #30 of the Boston Celtics in the second quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot over his head against Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the second quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot over his head against Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the second quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat goes up for a shot against Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat goes up for a shot against Kevin Garnett #5 of the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics attempts to block a pass from Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the third quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics attempts to block a pass from Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the third quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat goes up for a shot over Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics in the third quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat goes up for a shot over Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics in the third quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics attempts to block a pass from Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the third quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Paul Pierce #34 of the Boston Celtics attempts to block a pass from Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the third quarter in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat blocks the shot of Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat blocks the shot of Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat makes a deep three-pointer in the fourth quarter against the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat makes a deep three-pointer in the fourth quarter against the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot between Dwyane Wade #3 and Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a shot between Dwyane Wade #3 and Mario Chalmers #15 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Brandon Bass #30 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a dunk over Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Brandon Bass #30 of the Boston Celtics goes up for a dunk over Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat in the first half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 J. Meric/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics and Udonis Haslem #40 of the Miami Heat battle for the ball in the second half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics v Miami Heat - Game Seven
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics and Udonis Haslem #40 of the Miami Heat battle for the ball in the second half in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. 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 Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Boston Celtics' Ray Allen (20) defends the ball from Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade during the first half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
To the Finals: Heat top Celtics 101-88 in Game 7
Boston Celtics' Ray Allen (20) defends the ball from Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade during the first half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett (5) releases a shot as Miami Heat's Shane Battier (31) defends during the first half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
To the Finals: Heat top Celtics 101-88 in Game 7
Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett (5) releases a shot as Miami Heat's Shane Battier (31) defends during the first half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett (5) shoots over Miami Heat's Udonis Haslem during the first half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
To the Finals: Heat top Celtics 101-88 in Game 7
Boston Celtics' Kevin Garnett (5) shoots over Miami Heat's Udonis Haslem during the first half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) drives to the basket over Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) during the second half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. At bottom is Kevin Garnett (5). AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
To the Finals: Heat top Celtics 101-88 in Game 7
Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) drives to the basket over Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce (34) during the second half of Game 7 of the NBA basketball playoffs Eastern Conference finals, Saturday, June 9, 2012, in Miami. At bottom is Kevin Garnett (5). AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

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