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The Celtics and Pistons came into tonight’s game as two of the best teams in the NBA in several defensive categories. Their reputations held true to form.

“They didn’t let us execute [down the stretch],” said Detroit coach Flip Saunders. “They were pretty aggressive … You’re looking at the top two defensive teams. I thought we turned our defense up no question in the second half.”

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