Boston Celtics defeat Philadelphia 76ers, 100-99

PHILADELPHIA - The Celtics are revising the meaning of being one-shot wonders.

"They just want one shot, they always say that - give us one shot to win it and we'll be good," coach Doc Rivers said after Ray Allen's 3-pointer with 0.5 seconds left produced a 100-99 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers last night. "I like that belief, I like that confidence."

The Celtics (41-9) took that phrase as literally as possible in a ragged contest on the way to their 12th succes...