Found February 08, 2013 on NESN.com:
BOSTON — When Kevin Garnett is in a really good mood, he has a tendency to make cooking analogies. Hey, we all have our things. Since Rajon Rondo went down with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, Garnett has been one of the most vocal Celtics in talking about every players’ need to step up in one area or another to take on the many roles Rondo fulfilled all by himself. The Celtics have played a much faster-paced style in the last two weeks, which have featured six Boston victories and not a single loss. Garnett was asked, after the Celtics’ 116-95 win over the Lakers on Thursday, whether the Celtics were more comfortable playing this kind of style. “The only way I can really explain it is, when you have a player like Rondo who does so many great things for this team, you kind of get lackadaisical, if you will,” Garnett said. “It’s very similar to, if you’ve got someone cooking for you and you’re expecting that every day, and all of the sudden they’re not there to d...
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