Celtics stomp Heat to advance to second round

Miami Heat center Bam Adebayo (13) looks on from the bench during the fourth quarter of its 118-84 loss to the Boston Celtics in Game 5 of the first round of the NBA playoffs on Wednesday at TD Garden in Boston. (Winslow Townson-USA TODAY)

The Boston Celtics took care of business in dominant fashion, crushing the Miami Heat 118-84 to vanquish their playoff nemesis in five games and advance to the second round.