The Celtics are feeling pretty good about their recent success without two of their key players and are looking to continue building on it. They are feeling more comfortable with the run and gun style and have found it has made them more aggressive with their attacks.
They have managed to beat the Miami Heat during this revival of grit and balls; but since the Heat are a natural rival you can take it with a grain of salt. It doesn't matter how inconsistent the team is, they rise to the occasion when it comes to playing the super friends in Miami.
Boston does have a small sample size to fall back on; though it was before the injury bug hit. They have beaten the Oklahoma Thunder, Knicks and Pacers. Team green has not let the loss of Rondo and Jared Sullinger keep them from excelling. This still does not mean that they have figured out who they are. You can still see the pull and tug of a team that really doesn't want to apply itself all the time.
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