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Another emotional day for IT4 ends in triumph

A day after his sister's funeral, Isaiah Thomas overcomes an early deficit and a knocked out tooth to lead the Celtics to a Game 1 win.

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Wilbon wants to break up the Clippers.

Michael Wilbon sees no reason the Clippers' core should stay together after constant playoff disappointment.

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Jazz eliminate Clippers with Game 7 win.

In Paul Pierce's final game, the Clippers fail to overcome Gordon Hayward's 22 points and are knocked out of the playoffs. The Jazz will face the Warriors in round two.

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Hayward, Jazz never stopped believing.

Gordon Hayward talks about how the Jazz were able to control the tempo in the first-round series against the Clippers and looks to see how they'll be able to do the same in the second round against the Warriors.

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Pierce: 'It's been a fun ride.'

Paul Pierce discusses the Clippers falling short in Game 7 and how he enjoyed his time in Los Angeles.

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Paul Pierce's greatest moments.

Many of Paul Pierce's greatest plays are from his 15 seasons with the Celtics. Chris Forsberg recounts some of the top moments that helped cement Pierce's legacy.

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Draymond doesn't want to be compared to Barkley.

When asked if he considers himself the modern-day Charles Barkley, Draymond Green defiantly denies the claim, saying he is his own player.

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IT4: 'I do everything for my sister.'

Isaiah Thomas discusses the Celtics' Game 1 victory over the Wizards and how he's been able to continue playing at a high level after the death of his sister.

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Cavs balancing rest vs. rust.

Dave McMenamin reveals how the Cavaliers have been dealing with the long layoff since defeating the Pacers as they get ready to face the Raptors.

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Wade not rushing to think about future.

Dwyane Wade says he hasn't decided if he's going to pick up his player option with the Bulls and will not decide that in the immediate future.

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