Keeping the killer instinct

With three days off, the Celtics can't let the 2-0 hype hinder their focus

Updated: May 20, 2010, 9:21 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- If Doc Rivers had his way, the Celtics' charter Wednesday morning out of Orlando would have flown straight to San Francisco instead of Boston.

With three full days off and some 90 hours to kill before Saturday's Game 3 at the TD Garden, Rivers knows his biggest challenge could be keeping his team focused, while maintaining the momentum Boston built with two victories on the road to open the Eastern Conference finals.

"I wish we could take them to Alcatraz for four ...

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