Plenty of player hatin' among Celtics, Pacers

Bad blood is flowing between Boston and Indiana, and surprisingly, Ron Artest didn't even start it.

Updated: April 24, 2003, 4:49 PM ET
By Peter May | Special to ESPN.com

BOSTON -- We've seen three technical fouls, one flagrant foul which brought a swift heave-ho, lots of yapping, woofing and whining. And Ron Artest has been on the receiving end of the bad stuff, not the dishing-out end.

Artest hasn't avoided trouble altogether in the first two games of the Celtics-Pacers series. He's been around the trouble spots, but he has not been an instigator, agitator or antagonist -- roles he played to the nines during a combustible regular season. Nope, the man whose ...

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