Found November 02, 2012 on Celtics Town:
Excepting a certain substitute guard’s outburst that had me pledging to name my first-born child “Leandro,” the coolest part of Game 1 to me was Paul Pierce being mic’d up on TNT. Once, he told Rajon Rondo to adapt because the Heat were all loaded up on one side. Another time, he told Rondo it was time to start playing. But the most telling moment might have been shared between Pierce and Doc Rivers. They spoke to each other on the sideline about defensive communication; Pierce followed their brief conversation by making Pac-Man actions with his hands, imploring Jeff Green to talk.The Celtics surrendered 120 points in Game 1 of 82, tying their worst defensive output of last season (when they lost 120-95 to the Sacramento Kings — Marcus Thornton scored 36 points that game, in case you were wondering). Communication wasn’t Boston’s only missing ingredient, but, according to the Celtics, it was an important one. (Boston Herald)“We’ve got to do a better job at talking to each other,” Pa...
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