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1982 East Finals Game 7: Sixers vs. Celtics

Boston, having trailed in the series 3-1, forced a seventh and decisive game to determine the Eastern Conference champion for the second year in a row. But behind Andrew Toney (34 points) and Julius Erving (29 points), the Sixers showed mettle by beating the Celtics in Boston Garden to advance to the Finals.