No Celtics, Lakers in 2nd rd a 1st since '07
By JON KRAWCZYNSKI
AP Basketball Writer
The seconds ticked down on the Boston Celtics' season as Game 6 against the New York Knicks slipped away, a ferocious fourth-quarter comeback falling just short.
Kevin Garnett trudged toward the bench to a standing ovation, and he stopped quickly to whisper in coach Doc Rivers' ear. Rivers shook his head, muttering "damn" as a six-year run of championship-level basketball in Boston flashed before his eyes. Three thousand ...
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