The Celtics dropped to 2-3 on the year with a loss to the young and athletic 76ers. This is a difficult one to gauge. Philly is a much better team than the Wizards and we did show heart in coming back and outplaying them in the second half. At the same time by me saying that last sentence it basically implies that the Celtics aren't a contender, at least thus far.
It's only been 5 games but I already am as disappointed in Jeff Green as I've been with any Celtic in recent history. He did nothing tonight with just 4 points on 1-5 shooting. I was on the "Jeff Green is going to be awesome bandwagon" and you can count me as officially off it. Not necessarily because he hasn't played well but because he doesn't seem to have any passion.
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