NBA Playoff: Where Unstoppable Joe Johnson Happens
Three things happened in Boston vs Atlanta's Game 4 that I thought I would never see: 1) Hawks fanatics 2) Kevin Garnett lose his cool and commit an act that should get him suspended if he wasn't KG and 3) Joe Johnson dominating a meaningful game.
Atlanta was hanging around with Boston well into the 4th, just enough to keep my interest, when I think we all assumed one of the Boston Three Party would step up.
The best player on the court was Joe Johnson, morphing into an unstoppable force. OK, that's an exaggeration. The Celtics also morphed into the Denver Nuggets and never fully realized the need to get your body between the ball and the basket. Yes, I'm looking at you Ray Allen. Jesus Shuttlesworth is ashamed of your effort.
However, it wasn't Ray Ray who was abused the most. That went to Leon Powe.
Here's his full highlight reel from a 35-point Game 4: