Evan Turner's Buzzer-Beater Lifts Philadelphia 76ers over Boston Celtics

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Evan Turner's Buzzer-Beater Lifts Philadelphia 76ers over Boston Celtics
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"Violet, you're no flower."

Boston Celtics broadcaster Tom Heinsohn was none too pleased with the officiating of Violet Palmer—he felt she missed an obvious palming call by 76ers rookie Michael Carter-Williams on the final play of the game. 

In the end, the call wasn't made as Evan Turner eventually got possession, drove to the basket and hit a contested shot over Boston's defense to give Philadelphia a 95-94 victory over the Celtics on Wednesday night. 

 

Follow Featured Columnist Christopher Walder on Twitter at @WalderSports.

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