"ESPN talkin' ish ..."


Those are the immortal words of local hip-hop artist MasterPiece, referencing the Worldwide Leader's continued downplaying of the "old and beaten-down" Celtics during this 2012 playoff run.


No legitimate contenders have come through yet in terms of challenging MasterPiece's "Grit and Balls" anthem (a take-off of Kevin Garnett's recent postgame comments regarding what the Celtics play with on a night-in, night-out basis) as The Official Theme of the Celtics.


Without further adieu, here is MasterPiece's ... well ... masterpiece:


And here was our runner-up: