Minnesota's past and future
The Boston Celtics come into this game 9-8 and looking for answers. After blowing a huge lead against the Milwaukee Bucks, let's hope we can rebound.
They play the Minnesota Timbervolves today in the "Kevin Garnett/Greg Stiemsma Bowl". If i recall, since we have had Kevin Garnett, we have not lost at home to these Wolves.
Here are a few things I am looking for in tonight's game.
1. REBOUNDING. I said it in caps because that's how important it is. Kevin Love averages a whopping 14.6 rebounds a game while Andrei Kirilenko and Nikola Pekovic average 7.5 a piece. As a team they average 45 rebounds a game. We will have to have every player come in and rebound the basketball. With Rondo back, he will need to get aggressive and pull down the rebounds against their bigs.
2. Defense. Hello, Boston Celtics defense? Are you there? When will our top 3 defense come back? The Timberwolves have been shooting really well lately. With Kevin Love back, the team has a...