Video: Breaking down C's Game 1 win

May, 16, 2010
5/16/10
11:19
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NBA Countdown's Stuart Scott, Magic Johnson, Jon Barry and Michael Wilbon discuss the Celtics' lock-down defense against the Magic in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. Check out more postgame video reaction below:

* Boston's key? Intensity: ESPN’s Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy break down the Celtics’ Game 1 victory over the Magic on Sunday, saying the key for Boston was its intense defensive effort. The crew also looks ahead to Game 2 and what Orlando needs to do to bounce back.

* Celtics lean on defense: Paul Pierce, Ray Allen, and coach Doc Rivers say the Celtics are playing more inspired ball now that they're healthy and it's reflected in their team defense.

* Ray's Take: Allen offers his thoughts on Boston's Game 1 victory immediately following the triumph.

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TEAM LEADERS

POINTS
Jeff Green
PTS AST STL MIN
16.9 1.7 0.7 34.2
OTHER LEADERS
ReboundsJ. Sullinger 8.1
AssistsR. Rondo 9.8
StealsR. Rondo 1.3
BlocksK. Humphries 0.9