The Celtics defense right now sucks. I mean… it flat-out sucks. It will get better, but watching plays like this just make me want to vomit.
I know it will get better, because the Celtics’ best defender will be back next month. And there’s no way guys on the court can play lazy, terrible defense when Avery Bradley is out there hounding guys full court.
Just ask Jason Terry… who was one of the guys last season that begged Bradley for some breathing room on the court.
“If it wasn’t me, it was (Mavericks teammate) Jason Kidd, and (Bradley) would literally pick us up full court,” Terry said. “One time I asked him in the middle of the game, ‘Come on, young fella, you’ve got to back up a little bit,’ and he said, ‘Man, this is the only way I can stay on the court.’”
Bradley had figured out how to stay on the floor for coach Doc Rivers. He wasn’t going to change. And as he later discovered, Bradley had disrupted Dallas’ scheme.
“I didn’t know this because I was so into the