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Boston Celtics Daily Links 4/18/15

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Herald  Bulpett: LeBron James knows his history with Celtics
Celtics' bench posing big problem to opponents
Celtics Notebook: Game plan begins with ‘best player’
Entangled playoff pasts of Cavs, Celtics reflect contrasting legacies
Chris Erskine: Clippers’ Glen Davis is cooking up a healthier lifestyle
Video game simulation sees Warriors over Cavs for NBA title
Stevens expands on the virtue of inexperience

Clippers aim to match the model San Antonio Spurs are built on
Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has bypass surgery
Go figure: Stat titles rarely lead to NBA titles
Globe  NBA playoffs previews and predictions
Brad Stevens doesn’t plan to shorten Celtics rotation in playoffs
Best way to defend LeBron James? Give him space
There’s life in the storied Celtics franchise again

Celtics Green  Random Thoughts as the Playoffs Begin
CelticsBlog  Mike Gorman picks Celtics in 6
Isaiah Thomas finds a home with Boston Celtics
The Boston Celtics future NBA draft picks for 2015 and beyond
ESPN   Stevens on LeBron: 'Best player in the game'
In Brad they trust
Lex Nihil Novi  C's Struggle on the Boards
Celtics Blow Big Lead

Red's Army  Your Morning Dump… Where the Celtics do not fear the moment
The "Oh crap, we have to do a playoff preview" playoff preview
CLNS Radio  Boston Celtics News & Notes From April 17
Boston Celtics: Week in Review
Celtics.com 4/17 Practice Report: No Playoff Jitters
Playoff Psych Up

CSNNE   Will Celtics keep leaning on bench in playoffs?
Celtics Insider Super Mix
NBA has random drawing for draft pick tiebreakers
Blakely: C's feel they can go into Cleveland and win
Tanguay: C's won't win but will make it competitive
Maxwell: Most important thing for C's is playoff experience
Roots of Crowder's toughness, versatility run deep

NESN   Evan Turner: Celtics ‘Playing With House Money’ In Playoff Series With Cavs
Celtics Must Maintain Identity, Physicality Vs. Heavily Favored Cavs
Cavaliers Notes: LeBron James Not Overlooking Resilient Celtics
Celtics’ Game 6, Eric Church Concert At TD Garden Scheduled For Same Night
Celtics Focused On Making LeBron James’ Life Difficult In Playoff Series
Five Things Celtics Must Do To Have Shot At Upsetting Cavaliers (Photos)
Green Street  Mike Gorman on MFB: Celtics will beat Cavaliers in 6 games

CBS Sports  Jared Sullinger Pushing To Make Playoff Impact vs. Cavs
A New Chapter In The Celtics Postseason Rivalry With LeBron James
The Adam Jones Show: Rich Gotham Confident Celtics Can Build From The Middle
Mass Live   Jared Sullinger: Brad Stevens 'built' to pick teams apart with playoff adjustments
2015 NBA Draft order: Boston Celtics lose coin flip for pick from Clippers
Can anything be learned from the Celtics-Cavaliers regular season series?
Against LeBron James and the Cavaliers, Celtics aiming to scale a mountain

Times Argus  NBA: Don’t rule out upsets in the East
Statesmen News  CELTICS NOTEBOOK: Second unit has been a robust point
Inde Online  Cavs notebook: No 'Truth' in LeBron vs. Boston
These Celtics aren't legendary, but they have the Cavs' attention

SB Nation Toronto Sun cover manages to insult Paul Pierce 4 times
NBA may consider a playoff play-in tournament in the future
The 43 most exciting players in the NBA playoffs

ESPN  Teams told NBA salary cap could hit $100M by 2017-18 season
Celtics are cool customers
Evan Turner transformed his game to become impact player for Boston Celtics
Writing Illini   NBA Playoffs: Which Teams Need Rayvonte Rice?
Chowder and Champions  Boston Celtics Keys to Victory Against Cavs
Uproxx  Roy Hibbert’s Days With The Indiana Pacers Just Might Be Numbered.
Fear the Sword  NBA Playoffs Roundtable: Thoughts on the Cavs-Celtics series, part two
NBA Playoffs Roundtable: Thoughts on the Cleveland-Boston series, part one

SL Trib  Jones: Boston Celtics' surprising ascent has been impressive
Cleveland.com  Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will beat the Boston Celtics in five games:
Cleveland Cavaliers have Terry Talkin' playoffs, LeBron James and Brad Stevens
Kyrie Irving on his sore right hip: 'It's not any concern'
LeBron James: 'There will be no overlooking Boston'
Slam Online  Toronto Tabloid Takes Shots At 'Same Old' Paul Pierce
Sentinel Source  Celtics rookie point guard will gain valuable playoff experience
Ohio.com   Entangled playoff pasts of Cavs, Celtics reflect contrasting legacies -

Free Press  Charlie Villanueva, other ex-Pistons getting ready for NBA playoffs
NY Post  A complete NBA Eastern Conference playoff breakdown
Bleacher Report  Whom the Boston Celtics Should Target in the 2015 NBA Draft
Brad Stevens' NBA Coaching Star Can Rise with Resilient 1st-Round Effort
Basketball Insiders   Evan Turner: "I Didn’t Have Any Disabilities When it Came to Basketball"
Milford Daily News  Faith rewarded with playoff berth for Bradley, Celtics
ProJo  Evan Turner relishing his role with the Celtics