Originally written on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 2/11/13
The Celtics finally broke through and have their second longest winning streak by beating the Denver Nuggets last night.  It took 3OT's but they prevailed in the end, with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett leading the team. Winning without Rondo seems to have lifted a burden off of these Celtics.  As a result, No. 9's run of being the face of the franchise may be over. We ask ourselves, why can't Courtney Lee and Avery Bradley be the backcourt of the future? They defend and created havoc, by fueling a more fluid attack.  The team as a whole shows the  effort and energy  necessary and is willing to share the ball.  PP had a triple double, KG a double-double and Jason Terry made an inefficient 5-14 3-pointers on his way to 26 points. It was good to see the captain and the  'grit and balls' man himself, KG come through like that. It say's a lot about their character and heart as well as why we should be concerned. Tonight, they face the Charlotte Bobcats, after dealing with  a game that...
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