The Boston Celtics looked to end the New York Knicks' seven game winning streak when they traveled to Madison Square Garden on Sunday night.
The two teams had played out several thrilling matchups already in the year, and with players returning for both lineups here, this one was shaping as no different.
With the Knicks chasing the Indiana Pacers for the No. 2 overall seed and the Celtics currently sitting in the No. 7 seed, this game was almost like a little preview for what we could see in the first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs later in the year—depending on the seeding.
How would the Celtics fare on the road to their Atlantic division rivals?
Let's take a look.