The Truth hurts (and 76ers know it)

With Pierce playing on one leg, Celtics need someone else to deliver in the clutch

Updated: May 16, 2012, 11:03 PM ET
By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com

Before Game 2 of this second-round Boston-Philly series, Sixers coach Doug Collins noted that while most people focus on the Celtics' proficient defense, it was their offense that he spent time studying, because they take among the fewest shots in the NBA, yet register one of the highest assists-to-baskets ratios.

"So the question becomes," Collins said, "can you take away some of their efficiency?"

Well, sure you can -- especially when the Celtics are complicit ...

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