2008: Celtics Fans ‘Pelted’ Lakers Bus With Rocks

The day after the Lakers got a-bombed in Boston in Game 6 of the 2008 NBA Finals, I was driving through the Florida panhandle on my way home to Los Angeles. Thankfully, there were no Boston Celtics fans stationed that day along Interstate 10 at Mobile Bay.

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Marc J. Spears of Yahoo reports that immediately subsequent to the Lakers getting their NBA Title hopes asploded by the C’s that season, “chaos quickly broke out around the Lakers.

Boston Celtics fans had filled the streets to celebrate the franchise’s 17th championship, not far from a statue of longtime patriarch Red Auerbach smoking a victory cigar.

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