On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: May 4, The 2008 Celtics Title Team Won First-Round Series

May 3, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics forward/center Kevin Garnett (5) congratulates small forward Paul Pierce (34) after a basket during the fourth quarter in game six of the first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs against the New York Knicks at TD Garden. The New York Knicks won 88-80. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

2008 – With a 99-65 Boston Celtics victory over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 7, the eventual 2008 champion Celtics defeated the Hawks in the first-round series. Paul Pierce scored a game-high 22 points. Kevin Garnett added 18 points and a team-high 11 rebounds.

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