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Heat, Celtics: No excuses

Updated: May 28, 2012, 12:43 PM ET
By Michael Wallace | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- Despite establishing one of the more bitter playoff rivalries recently, there's at least one thing the Miami Heat and Boston Celtics can agree on entering their Eastern Conference finals showdown: Leave the excuses at home.

Both teams are coping with major injuries that have knocked key players out of the series, as well as nagging bumps and bruises affecting other stars. Miami and Boston are coming off conference semifinal series where they were pushed to six and seven games, respectively.

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