Found November 06, 2012 on CLNS Radio:
Like us on Facebook Boston Globe Celtics have been losing bench battle, but Jason Terry hopes to even score – The Boston reserves have been outscored 131-87 through 3 games. Boston Herald The search for Rondo’s right minutes average – His current 42 MPG is probably too many. WEEI Doc Rivers doesn’t want Rajon Rondo ‘pacing himself’ [...]
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