A look at the NBA second-round playoff series between the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards.
1. BOSTON 53-29 (home: 30-11; road: 23-18) vs.
4. WASHINGTON 49-33 (home: 30-11; road: 19-22)
Season series: 2-2.
Key stats: The Celtics fouled the least (17.2 per game) but ranked last in rebound percentage (45.9) in the playoffs’ first round; Washington had the highest number of opponent turnovers per game (16.0).
Outlook: Boston and Washington do not like each other and this should only heighten the disdain. Celtics guard Marcus Smart’s elbow broke Wizards guard Bradley Beal’s...