Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 10/24/13
"Good thing seem to happen when Phil Pressey is on the court" is a phrase Mike Gorman has used over and over throughout the preseason. And for good reason: in a preseason that has looked particularly difficult to watch, Pressey, whose accumulative plus-minus is an impressive +31 has stood as one of the Celtics few lone bright spots. Averaging exactly 6 assists in a little under 19 minutes, Pressey is proving to live up to his reputation. Here's what DraftExpress had to say about him this summer: At his best using his speed to spark the break and handle to turn the corner on the pick and roll, Pressey was one of the most dynamic playmakers in the country last season. Doing a tremendous job getting his teammates involved and ranking as the third best assist man per-40 minutes pace adjusted among our top-100 prospects, Pressey was able to get to where he wanted on the floor and make plays with impressive court vision and creativity. It is Pressey's creativity on the pick and roll ...
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