For the honor of Alonzo Mourning andP.J. Brown and all the other towering warriors who have worn this uniform, it's time.

Now that the rejuvenated Celtics have roared back to knot these Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece, it's time.

Now that a home loss on Tuesday night could drop the reeling Heat face-to-face with playoff elimination, it's time.

Now that Rajon Rondo is using throwaway halftime interviews to tweak his superstar rivals, it's time.

Now that Kevin Garnett is doing knuckle pushups on the court, it's time.