Magic-Celtics Series Is a Crazy Ride

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The Magic are terrific. The Magic are terrible.

The Celtics are showing those punks what old-school is all about. The Celtics are a bunch of old geezers.

Hop on the frenetic ride that's the NBA playoffs, a show that rivals Disney's Space Mountain or the Incredible Hulk roller-coaster at Universal's Islands of Adventure for a heart-pounding adrenalin rush.

For Magic fans, it's all about the heartbeat of hope. Their team showed a pulse in Monday night's overtime victory against the Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals. About time, especially after the 94-71 stinker a few nights ago.

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