On This Date in NBA Playoffs History: May 26, The 2012 Celtics Won Eastern Conference Semifinals


Nov 9, 2012; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo (9) passes the ball against Philadelphia 76ers power forward Lavoy Allen (50) during the second half at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

2012 – In Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, the Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers, 85-75. All five Celtics starters scored double-digit points in the victory. Although Paul Pierce fouled out, Rajon Rondo recorded his ninth career postseason triple-double as the Celtics moved onto the conference finals.

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