Ten reasons why Celts will win Game 3

We should know better than to count out this group when its back is against the wall

Updated: May 7, 2011, 1:13 AM ET
By Jackie MacMullan | ESPNBoston.com

The quartet has accumulated 48 All-Star appearances, two league MVP awards, four NBA Finals MVP trophies, a mind-boggling 100,615 career points and seven championship rings. The thirty-something nucleus of the Boston Celtics, which for our purposes now includes 39-year-old Shaquille O'Neal (he's expected to see his first postseason action in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Miami Heat) has been, shall we say, around.

They are seasoned enough ...

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