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Houston Rockets Moses Malone tries to knock the ball from Boston Celtics Larry Bird while Rockets Bill Willoughby comes in to assist during fourth period National Basketball Association Championship on May 5, 1981 in Boston.

Boston went on to win the game 98 – 95 and the series in six games

Unknown date; Boston, MA, USA; FILE PHOTO; Boston Celtics guard Pete Maravich and Larry Bird during the 1979-80 season at the Boston Garden.

Orlando Magic forward Horace Grant gets set to shoot as Boston Celtics forward Derek Strong looks on during the first quarter of first-round playoff at the Boston Garden, May 5, 1995. The building would sit vacant for three years before demolition in 1998.

Boston Celtics’ Shane Larkin in action during Game 3 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series against the Philadelphia 76ers, Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Philadelphia.

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