Originally posted by no1marauder
Both the Spurs and Lakers lost their Game 1's; the first time in NBA history that a 1 and 2 seed in the same conference had done so (under the present format which has been in effect since 1983). The Celtics pull one out at the wire after trailing most of the way against the Knicks. The Nuggets are taking it to the Thunder as I type.
Which o ...[text shortened]... series (I think the favorites will win those despite the Hawks taking game 1 from the Magic)?
No disagreement on any of your thoughts! I really think Celts miss Perkins! However, they've shown true grit thus far! They may actually get stronger. Mavs have pulled off two gritty wins as well. I hope Lakers tank! Spurs do look very, very old!