Those flippin' switches (again)
"If we had won [Thursday's] game, I'd have been happy and I'd have said all these great things about our team," said Rivers. "And [Chicago coach Tom Thibodeau] would have said the bad things about his team. Then you play the next night.
"Listen, we've been inconsistent. We have to play better. We have to play with a better sense of urgency, as a habit. If I have a concern, we have this turn-off, turn-on thing. I don't think, with this group, that works."
After Thursday's loss, Rondo said: "It's a pretty different team. It's not the same team. We're not going to be able to turn it on like we did last year. Even last year, we came up short [in Games 6 and 7 of the NBA Finals]. I don't know what we're waiting on, but these type of games we have to find a way to win. It's a roller coaster right now, and we went back down today."
Added Kevin Garnett: "We've got to be better than this. No way we can come out and put an effort like this in a game this big."
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