Kevin Garnett's flying elbow resulted in a one-game suspension.
His reaction in Game One of the Celtics-Heat series sparked a brief brew-ha-ha with the Miami players and booted the Celtics star for Game Two of the series.
The Celtics-Heat confrontation was just another in a line of playoff brawls that have left indelible marks on their respective series.
Brawls do not happen often, but when they do they are usually memorable. Here is a look at a number of those brawls from playoffs past.