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Rich Conte will take over the Beat today on CLNS Radio. Conte will be joined by CLNS Co-Founder, Nick Gelso. The guys will be breaking down what went wrong in the Celtics - Kicks first round series, their best & worst moments of 2012-13. Will Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce be returning next season OR was Friday night our last opportunity to see these legends on the parquet? The guys will look back at the KG era and forward at the Rajon Rondo/Jeff Green era Your browser doesn't support audio. Please download the file: audio/mpeg Listen Live | Join the Chat   Practice Session
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