Found March 27, 2013 on NESN.com:
BOSTON — In Doc Rivers‘ mind, there is something worse than Jordan Crawford taking one of his patented off-balance, contested 3-point shots with plenty of time left on the shot clock. And that is planting a seed of doubt in the fearless shooter’s mind that, maybe, he is being too carefree for his own good. Crawford has long been criticized for his questionable shot selection, which has limited the effectiveness of the otherwise dangerous shot-maker. His poor decision-making earned him a spot deep on the bench in Washington, where he languished in a sea of “DNPs” before he came to Boston at the trade deadline. Since joining the Celtics, Crawford has been as advertised, and that is fine with Rivers. “I don’t want to get in his way,” Rivers said before his team took on the Knicks on Tuesday. “We don’t have time to change him or coach him to where he fits the exact role the way you want him to play. What I’ve done, when you get a player this late in the year, you tell him, ‘Just go play. I
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