Ian Mahinmi

East Finals Trip On Line As Wizards, Celtics Head To Game 7

Isaiah Thomas used to imagine what it would be like to play in a Game 7 as he watched some of the NBA's biggest names cement their legacies on the league's biggest stage.

The Celtics All-Star will get his first chance to do the same on Monday night when Boston hosts the Washington Wizards with a trip to the Eastern Conference finals at stake.

Although Thomas is anxious for the opportunity, one thing he says he won't be is nervous.

"I don't believe in pressure," Thomas said. "I've worked too hard to be scared of any type of pressure."

Maybe not. But neither is a Washington team that pulled out a one-point win in Friday's Game 6, becoming the...

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