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Inside the Matchups: Knicks vs. Celtics

ESPNNewYork.com goes position-by-position to stack up the Bockers against Boston

Updated: April 17, 2011, 3:26 AM ET
By Chris Sheridan | ESPNNewYork.com

Here is a look at the position-by-position matchups in the first-round Eastern Conference playoff series between the New York Knicks and Boston Celtics:

Point Guard Chauncey Billups vs. Rajon Rondo They couldn't be any more different, although that is usually the case when comparing any point guard to Rondo. Billups is a steadying influence, a shotmaker, a veteran voice in the locker room and a slow guy. Rondo is a quick guy, a player the opposition wants taking shots, so long as they are ...

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