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Courtney Lee started on an Orlando Magic team that reached the 2009 NBA Finals, but has floundered in mediocrity since.Back on a championship contender, he appreciates the “vibe” in Boston. (Boston Herald)
“The vibe here is totally different,” said Lee, who will start at least until Avery Bradley returns in December. “It’s one of the best 1-through-15 teams I’ve been on where everybody is being cool with each other and on the same page. The coaching staff is committed to winning a championship.“That’s not a knock on any other team,” he said. “I’m sure the goal was the same everywhere else. But here you can feel it and see it, instead of just hearing about it. There’s the constant reminders, the constant videos in the locker room playing last year’s playoffs. The conversations you have with everyone from management all the way down to the ball boys and the equipment guys. Everyone is committed to winning a championship.“Everybody does a good job of coming together. We have a lot of guys on this team with similar personalities and interests, all with one common goal: a championship. That makes it easy to give in and forget about being an individual and becoming a team.”
I continue to be astounded at Doc Rivers playing tape from last year’s playoffs. If you want to know why Kevin Garnett sometimes seems homicidal, it’s because Rivers forces him to watch Chris Bosh’s stunning Game 7 3-point outburst on loop.(Note: I wrote a long column about Jason Terry for MassLive. Check it if you want.)
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Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump.“The vibe here is totally different,” said Lee, who will start at least until Avery Bradley returns in December. “It’s one of the best 1-through-15 teams I’ve been on where everybody is being cool with...
On scene at #Celtics practice in Waltham. Can hear Kevin Garnett barking out commands from behind curtain. Updates (hopefully) shortly.
— Scott Souza (@scott_souza) October 11, 2012
Curtains up at #Celtics practice in Waltham: Jason Terry, Jared Sullinger again in green starter's jerseys.
— Scott Souza (@scott_souza) October 11, 2012
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Rajon Rondo made the cover of Boston Common Magazine and they have a pretty lengthy interview and feature on him. Not sure if the author really knows their basketball as they allude to Ray Allen playing the same position as Rondo on the court, but the article does have some good quotes from Rondo.People can judge point guards by assessing passing, scoring, defense, and a slew of...
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Boston Celtics guard Jason Terry turned the table on fans and asked them for their autographs. Terry, who won an NBA Championship when he played for the Dallas Mavericks, is used to star struck fans. He got some pretty funny reactions when he gave Bostonians a pen and paper. Check out the video:
A new video from NOCtv featuring Jet turning the tables on Boston fans. Watch as he surprises CelticNation by asking them for their autographs. This is episode 2 in NOCtv’s “Jason Terry is a Celtic” series. You can peep Episode 1 over at NOCtv’s YouTube channel.
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He is considered one of the best forwards of this era of the NBA and Kevin Garnett is still going strong in Boston. But after 17 years in the NBA, and one NBA title to his name, it all began for KG in Minnesota.
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