Rivers: Pierce 'Needs Some Help'

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Rivers: Pierce 'Needs Some Help'
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Following the Celtics' 85-78 loss in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series with the New York Knicks, head coach Doc Rivers felt Jeff Green had been asked to do too much, between his scoring and having to defend Carmelo Anthony. But after Tuesday's 87-71 loss in Game 2, Rivers believed Paul Pierce was the overburdened Celtic, as Boston's captain couldn't will his team through its second consecutive game of second-half offensive woes...

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