C’s Comeback Win, Get #5 Seed [VIDEO]
What a night at the Boston Garden! The Celtics played miserable basketball in the first half getting down by 26 points. Then the C's came all the way back to beat Miami 98-88.
It all happened in front of Celtics greats of the past - Bill Russell, John Havlicek, Jo Jo White as the title teams of 1966, 1976 and 1986 were honored at halftime.
The second half comeback from 26 down was a NBA best this season.
Isaiah Thomas led the C's with 21 points.
The Celtics win in the finale left them in a four-way tie with Miami, Atlanta and Charlotte. All four teams finished 48-34.
After all the tiebreakers kicked in the playing seeding went like this...#3 Miami, #4 Atlanta, #5 Boston, #6 Charlotte.
The C's play at Atlanta to start the best-of-seven series this weekend.