Stephen A. Smith actually gives the Celtics some credit

Usually ESPN's Stephen A. Smith completely trashes the Boston Celtics. But after details on the Dwight Howard to the LA Lakers trade were release, Smith predicted a Lakers-Heat finals, noting that the Celtics are the only possible spoilers in the East:

I would have thought the apocalypse was upon us had Smith predicted a Celtics-Lakers finals, but it's nice to see that he considers Boston the #2 team in the East, unlike Danny Granger.