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Police continue investigation, look at videos

Updated: April 15, 2003, 12:44 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- Gagging from noxious fumes as they evacuated their bench, the Boston Celtics' thoughts turned to terrorism. Coach Jim O'Brien lobbied for the game to be stopped.

But NBA officials, working with Boston police and FleetCenter security, decided that the substance sickening the players and the fans sitting behind them was most likely Mace or pepper spray released as a prank.

"It is a sick prank,'' FleetCenter chief Richard Krezwick said Saturday before the building ...

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