Originally written on Red's Army  |  Last updated 11/30/12
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Anytime I log on to Twitter, it’s not long until ” #TeamCeltics ” comes across my timeline. That’s because I follow a young die-hard from NYC who goes by the Twitter handle @NyPDCeltics_34. His real name is Richard F. Richard is a 17 year old student from Brooklyn, NY who reps the Boston Celtics to the fullest. And as you can imagine, being a Boston Celtics fan in NYC is not exactly easy.. The Celtics are a big part of Richard’s family. His father and grandfather both grew-up rooting for the men in green. Richard’s Dad witnessed the great Celtics dynasties of the 1980′s and his grandfather the glory days of Russell, Cousy, Heinsohn and the like. Despite only being 17, Richard is quite the Celtics historian. I am always impressed at the amount of knowledge that he has about Celtics, past & present. Need to know something about the C’s? He’s your go to guy… Richard tells me that his favorite Celtic is Paul Pierce. And not just because of what he does night in and night out on th...
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