Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 7/17/13
When you enter Celtics games at the TD Garden they hand you a free mini "program" with stats and information about the team.  In my years as a season ticket holder I've always paid attention the section which lists each player's date of birth, comparing their ages to my own.  Paul Pierce was born six months after me in October of 1977, so he's been my constant frame of reference. On opening night of the 2013-2014 season, for the first time I will likely be older than every single Celtic (newcomer Keith Bogans is now the club's elder statesman at 33).  It's probably time to give up on my childhood dream of playing for the C's, and maybe start focusing on coaching.  Luckily for me, I am still younger than new hire Brad Stevens; barely (born in October of 1976, Stevens, 36, is almost exactly one year older than Pierce). The youngest head coach in the NBA does not seem the least bit worried about his proximity in age to his players.  In this morning's Boston Herald, Mark Murphy shar...
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