What makes Knicks dangerous for C's?

Updated: April 14, 2011, 12:07 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers operates under the theory that you don't want to get into a playoff series in which the other team has the best player on the floor. Considering he's touted the New York Knicks tandem of Carmelo Anthony and Amare Stoudemire as among the NBA's elite, Rivers concedes that New York is not the ideal first-round draw (if such a thing exists).

Rivers wouldn't bite when asked if the Knicks are a "dangerous" team, dismissing the suggestion by saying ...

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