Originally Posted by MikeToronto
Celtics got lucky, a lot, especially in the playoffs, to get those rings. On top of that, their big three STAYED HEALTHY - one of them missing a significant stretch of games, especially close to or during the playoffs would have meant an early exit. (Yes, even with shooting woes, Allen at least required a constant defensive coverage).
they didn't get all that lucky - they were consistently the best team from start to finish. As far as injuries, other than Houston, no other team had any major injuries in the playoff.