Celtics Beat 76ers 85-75 to Advance to Eastern Conference Finals

The Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 85-75 to advance to the National Basketball Association’s Eastern Conference finals.

The Celtics will open the best-of-seven series against the Miami Heat on May 28.

Boston needed seven games to win the semifinals.

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