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Celtics' magic continues

Johnson praises Pierce and mates

By Marc J. Spears
Globe Staff / December 10, 2007

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There was no team that former Lakers star Magic Johnson despised more during his playing days than the Celtics. The five-time NBA champion had a heated rivalry with ex-Celtics great Larry Bird, and his Lakers beat Boston in the Finals twice in three meetings in the 1980s. (Full article: 778 words)

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