Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 2/5/13
The Celtics may have lost both Rajon Rondo and Jared Sullinger for the season due to injuries, but the team’s recent play wouldn’t suggest any problems. Boston has won four in a row since Rondo went down, and the team appears to be rolling right along despite whatever injury troubles pop up. While Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce‘s names swirl in trade rumors, however, the Celtics could be better off standing pat. Despite the team’s tenuous position in the standings, they match up well against the Miami Heat — and come playoff time, could be poised to pull off an upset. NESN.com NBA writer Ben Watanabe stopped by the podcast on Tuesday to discuss the Celtics’ future with NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette. The two also discussed the Rudy Gay trade, which teams should begin packing it in already this season and much more. Listen in the player below, or subscribe on iTunes to download it there.

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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