If you haven’t heard, the Boston Celtics are playing the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Finals in what is being celebrated as the biggest collection of douchebag fans since the teams met in 2008. The Lakers were leading the series 2-1 until last night, when they ran into a slobbery brick wall named Glen Davis and lost 96-89.
The Boston Celtics have tied up the NBA Finals, and they owe it more to “Big Baby” than the Big Three.
Backup Glen “Big Baby” Davis scored half of his 18 points in the fourth quarter on Thursday night as the Celtics bench pulled away from the Los Angeles Lakers to win 96-89 and even the best-of-seven series at two games apiece.
“Just will, that’s all it is,” Davis said. “This is what legends are made of, this is where you grasp the moment. … Just play in the moment.” –ESPN
Kevin Garnett’s mom may want to start ordering more pizzas, because more guys are showing up to the Big 3′s slumber parties. Rajon Rondo has been extended frequent invitations for his stellar play this postseason (16 points, 9.5 assists, 5.5 rebounds, and 2 steals per game), while Nate Robinson may have earned himself a seat at the table after last night’s performance. Marquise Daniels and Brian Scalabrine don’t care that they weren’t invited. They didn’t want to go anyway. Read the rest of this entry »