Boston fans go nuts for 2Pac lookalike

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Things got sad at the Celtics' blowout loss to the Warriors Wednesday. The margin got so big that the fans started cheering for a (tremendously awesome) rapper who has been dead for 18 years. No really. 

Let's hear it, Boston crowd! Also, well played, Boston. 

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23,900 results in Google. Fun times. 

And I mean, we don't know it was a lookalike, right? I mean, theoretically, if he were hiding out, Boston would be a pretty good place to disappear. And, I mean, no one's paying attention to the Celtics anyway...

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