10 Celtics-Heat Game 4 nuggets
2. Doc Rivers is only 5-10 in games in which his team has had a chance to clinch a playoff series in his career as a head coach. Only one head coach in NBA history has a lower winning percentage than Rivers in those games (minimum: 15 games): Fred Schaus (5-13, .278).
4. Dwyane Wade has scored 25-or-more points in each of his last six postseason games dating back to the 2009 playoffs. That is the longest current streak for any player in the league.
6. O'Neal's teams have posted a 33-46 (.418) record in the 79 postseason games he has appeared in. Only two active players have a lower career personal winning percentage in the postseason than O'Neal (minimum: 50 games): Eduardo Najera (19-37, .339) and Marcus Camby (28-40, .412).
8. The Celtics have outscored the Heat by 53 points in the 72 minutes that Glen Davis has been on the court in this series. That is the largest plus-minus differential for any player in the 2010 postseason. In the 72 minutes that Davis has not played, Boston has been outscored by 13 points.
9. Boston has won the first three games of this series after winning all three games against Miami during the regular season. Since the current playoff format was instituted in 1983-84, there have been six instances in which a team swept a best-of-seven series from a team after sweeping the season series of three-or-more games: Boston vs. Milwaukee in 1986 (5-0 in regular season), Seattle vs. Houston in 1996 (4-0), Miami vs. New Jersey in 2005 (3-0), Miami vs. Washington in 2005 (4-0), Detroit vs. Orlando in 2007 (4-0) and the Lakers vs. Denver in 2008 (3-0).
10. Wade is averaging 25.9 points, 5.9 assists, and 5.3 rebounds per game in 64 career playoff games played. Only four other players in NBA history are averaging at least 25 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists per game in the postseason (minimum: 40 games): Allen Iverson, LeBron James, Michael Jordan and Jerry West.
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