Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 1/31/13
Last night, the Celtics did what we have been expecting them to do against bad teams; they were able to maintain a double digit lead going into the fourth quarter.  It was a thing of beauty(mostly); The Jet looked like a naval aircraft taking off the flight deck and Jeff Green somehow seemed like he finally found his moxie and Leandro Barbosa finally got the minutes he deserved. Avery Bradley and Courtney Lee put their trademark pressure on the ball and the lads in green looked happy. Was this because Rondo wasn't their to orchestrate their every move, or is it because they finally get that they have to run in order to get the ball.  All in all it definitely gives Rondo's critics food for fodder; and the role-players on the Celtics at least for one night, earned their pay check. Boston's next 10 games will see them face the Lakers and the Denver Nuggets twice, with the Los Angeles Clippers and the Chicago Bulls in between.  Those games will provide a true measure of who this tea...
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