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BOS-PHI: As close as it can get

The first two games have been a slugfest (PER Diem: May 16, 2012)

Updated: May 16, 2012, 12:49 PM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com
Andre IguodalaAP Photo/Elise AmendolaAndre Iguodala and the Sixers earned a split in Boston.

The Philadelphia-Boston series may not be an aesthetic wonder, but thus far it couldn't possibly be any more competitive. Two hard-fought, one-point games -- one won by each side -- leave us no closer to having a victor than we were four days ago.