Debate: Celtics-Hawks, Lakers-Spurs

5-on-5 roundtable: We break down the four contenders playing on ESPN Friday

Updated: April 20, 2012, 7:08 PM ET
ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network

Familiar foes face off Friday night. First up is Celtics-Hawks (ESPN, 7 p.m. ET), which could be a preview of a first-round matchup in the East. Then it's Lakers-Spurs (ESPN, 9:30 p.m. ET), two West teams that need no introduction. Let's break down the four contenders:

1. Fact or Fiction: The Celtics are title contenders.

J.A. Adande, ESPN.com: Fiction. The Celtics can beat anyone in a series. I just don't think they'll wind up beating everyone. They'd likely have to go ...

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