Originally written December 07, 2012 on Celtics Life:
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Celtics were up four at the half but after a lousy 3rd quarter, fell behind by as much as eight points.  Rajon Rondo showed why he's clearly  the Celtics' best player.  His all-around game becomes contagious and he nearly had a triple-double early in the second half (he'd achieve it later in the 3rd quarter).  But the Celtics comeback, which momentarily gave them the lead, eventually wasn't enough. Jon Barry is an ass and always will be.  Not many guys picked in the 20s of the first round will refuse a contract from the Boston Celtics, the most winning franchise back in the league in 1992.  But Barry did just that, holding out for more money until he was shipped to the Bucks for Alaa Abdelnaby.  He was obnoxious as a ball player and he's an idiot of an announcer.  He said twice in the second quarter how Paul Pierce was the leading scorer in Celtics' franchise history.  He obviously is clueless and doesn't know about John Havlicek.  For as cool as Brent ...
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