It seems like the Celtics have more than their share of rivalries lately.
For the past few years, the Lakers, Knicks and Heat were teams Boston always got hyped for and the matches usually ended up in a shoving match or with some serious peacocking.
Now Brooklyn can be added to that list. Everyone remembers the "brawl" back in November with Rajon Rondo and Kris Humphries. The Celtics certainly remembered and showed it by routing the Nets 93-76 the next time they played on Christmas.
The beat down was so bad, it caused the Nets CEO to publicly call out the entire organization.
Nets fans deserved better today. The entire organization needs to work harder to find the solution. We will get there.— Brett Yormark (@brettyormark) December 25, 2012
Since Christmas, the last time the teams have played, the two squads have gone through some serious changes. No Rajon Rondo or Jared Sullinger for Boston, who have been clinging to the seven-seed in the playoffs, and the Nets have ...