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Al Horford: Celtics inspired by 2004 Red Sox

ESPN Digital May 28, 2023 , 4:53 pm ET Read: 3 min.

The Dominican explained that his team wanted to achieve a historic feat of the caliber that the baseball team from the same city had achieved in the postseason where the so-called “Curse of the Bambino” was broken.

everyone knows the story of boston red sox of 2004, who found themselves three games against new York Yankeesits biggest rival, American League Championship SeriesThey managed to become the only team in history to sweep such a margin and end up winning the series, in a year where they would eventually win. world Series After a long wait of 86 years the infamous “Curse of the Bambino” was broken.

There are many stories about the feat accomplished by that team, they have inspired books, legends about the players, and countless documentaries. This last part, apparently, served as the inspiration for Boston Celticswho are trying to achieve the same miracle that has never been seen before nba,

Celtics they are engaged in a tough series against Miami Heat to define the champion of eastern conference Did nba, miami took a three game lead in the series and bostonIn a painful way, has managed to overcome the situation and force a game seven that will define who will face denver nuggets 2023 season finale nba,

Horford says the Celtics draw inspiration from the 2004 Red Sox.espn digital

al horfordwho has been one of the key pieces and an experienced leader within the team explained how, red Sox for 2004, have become an inspiration for Celtics of 2023, who are only one game away from pulling off the same miracle.

“We’ve talked about it. (2004 Red Sox comeback), we really have. We saw the documentary and when I think about it because I remember watching those games like all the Dominicans proud of David (Ortiz), Manny’s (Ramirez) and Peter’s (Martinez), How they were playing and their impact, we were talking about that, that mindset of that team”, from the Dominican Celtics To journalist John Song.

,It’s an example, obviously it’s a different game, but it’s an example for us to follow. We feel that connection and that’s why we are confident that we will win that match on Monday.“, he pointed horford,

The Dominican highlighted that after his third consecutive defeat against the Heat, the mentality of Celtics They had to turn deeper in order to be able to get out of the hole they were in.

,After Game Three we really had to think, go very deep into what had to be done, what had to be changed, and when there was adversity, I think the group came together more and I think that’s been the key. . We started taking matches one by one, one game at a time.He added horford,

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