Found February 07, 2013 on The Nosebleeds:
Celtics 99, Raptors 95 Earlier this week Kevin Garnett responded to rumors that the Celtics core players may be traded with a simple, defiant phrase. He told reporters, “I bleed green” and in Boston’s fifth consecutive win at Toronto on Wednesday night, he proved it. Garnett posted a vintage line with 27 points and 10 rebounds in 32 minutes, while shooting an efficient 11-18 from the field and a perfect 5-5 at the line, yet he never tried to do anything outside the offense.   The C’s (25-23) have been playing efficient basketball lately, and Grantland’s Zach Lowe broke down why their egalitarian side-to-side approach has helped this team make the jump from a 24th ranked offense to 12th in the league in points per 100 possessions. In their first road game since Rondo’s injury, that efficiency was on full display down the stretch. Boston’s wing players overloaded one side while Paul Pierce and Garnett ran pick and rolls on several possessions, with the end result being a wide open loo...
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