Jae Crowder Game-Winner Clinches Playoffs For Celtics (Video)
After a one-year hiatus, the Boston Celtics are headed back to the NBA Playoffs thanks to this game-winning bucket by Jae Crowder with only 0.8 seconds remaining in last night’s game against the Toronto Raptors.
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For those who don’t remember, Jae Crowder was just one of the many pieces involved in the trade that sent Rajon Rondo from Boston to Dallas in exchange for three players, two draft picks, and a $12.9 million trade exception. It appeared to be a good move for the Celtics when they made the deal back in December, and it’s looking even better for them now, as they solidify the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference and a first-round date with LeBron James’ Cleveland Cavaliers.