A win tonight puts the Magic in a place from which no NBA team has ever come back. A win tonight means the 2010 Celtics will either go to the NBA Finals or fall victim to a collapse unparalleled in league history.
And a loss? A loss means Monday becomes a stressful work day as we wait for the clock to tick down to the tip-off of a suddenly pivotal Game 4. I’d like my Monday to be relaxing so I can focus on my job, thank you very much.
Consider this your Game 3 open thread. What adjustments have the Magic made? How is Boston coping with those adjustments? Who’s guarding Pierce? Has Rashard Lewis made a shot?