Originally written November 30, 2012 on Celtics Life:
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Over the off-season, the big talk surrounding the Celtics was the revamped second unit. While certainly more capable than last season's, this year's bench has struggled to hit the ground running. With 16 games in the books, here are some observations. The Jet: Jason Terry was the Celtics biggest offseason acquisition, and he has built serious hype over his bold predictions. Though he has actually started 11 games thus far, the Jet should eventually slide back into his customary role as 6-man. He has promised to bring a big spark off the bench, and so far, he has held up his end of the bargain, scoring with incredibly efficiency (50% FG, 40% 3's, 86% FT's). Jason has also been our most reliable non-Big 3 player (though Jason Collins' has been pretty damn consistent with his invisibility-routine). Assuming Avery Bradley comes back healthy, our bench should see a big boost once Jet joins the reserves. Jeff Green: There's one thing we can't deny: the guy ha...
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