Found November 09, 2013 on Celtics Green ...a boston celtics blog.:
After beating the Magic in thrilling fashion last night, the Celtics will continue their tour of Florida tonight when they head to the bad part of the state: Miami. So far this season, the Miami Heat have, of course, been great, winning 4 out of their first 6 games. While a Celtic victory in this one would just be amazing, it probably won't happen. Unfortunately, the bandwagon fans of South Beach will probably be able to celebrate after the final buzzer of this contest sounds. But still, I'll watch it. Here are tonight's five things:5. KEEP SPREADING OUT THE SCORING:In my opinion, the reason why the Celtics won last night was because they spread out their scoring. They didn't have just one guy doing all the work, they had almost their whole team scoring evenly. For example, Bass had 16, Bradley had 14, Crawford and Lee had 13, Sullinger had 11, Green had 10, and Olynyk had 8. If they can do that again, they'll at least almost win. 4. LET HUMPHRIES PLAY:Kris Humphries is a great player who I was excited to watch play this season. But, for some reason, he's never playing. So Stevens, you wanna let the guy on the court?3. HOPE GREEN GETS BETTER:In Orlando, Jeff Green scored just 10 points on 5/14 shooting. In his career, Green has showed us that he can play like a superstar, but this season he's just not doing that. He needs to improve his shot. 2. MORE SHOTS FOR WALLACE:Tonight, it will be imperative that Gerald Wallace gets shots. He's one of the few guys on this team with legit experience, so the C's need to let him show them what he can do. 1. HANG AROUND:I know it sounds obvious, but really, if the C's can just head into halftime down by 6 or something they're chances of winning will skyrocket. They don't have to be ahead, they just can't be getting blown out. Anyway, this one'll start tonight at 7:30 pm ET. You can see it on CSN-NE. Make sure to watch it.  [Discuss on CG Forums!]

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