“It’s actually pretty remarkable,” Jack said. “In my opinion, basketball is a game of rhythm and he hasn’t been in the lineup for a while so for him to come in and contribute the way he did is really unbelievable. It’s just a testament to him always being ready when called upon and me giving him the ball.”
Chris Bosh can thank Kevin Garnett for a happy homecoming.
On Saturday, Garnett gave East coach Stan Van Gundy some subtle advice.
“He said, ‘Hey, play me the first time out each half. It’s Chris’ hometown, so give him a lot of minutes,” Van Gundy said. “So I was glad we were able to do that. I thought it was great.”