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The Celtics are just so inconsistent. Doc was right to call them out after this game. Hopefully that gets them going. They've proved that when they give the effort they're very good. I love the Bird/Laimbeer fight. My favorite part of that was afterwards when they told Bird that Laimbeer said he was just going for the ball and Bird said that he was just giving it to him. Classic. That Charlie V tattoo is just plain creepy. In spite of the loss, the comments were good. Enjoy!
Charlie V getting real minutes against the Celtics for the first time since the cancer incident.
I will predict a KG vs CV multiple-ejection, throw-down.
Actually, KG will hard foul CV...and Stuckey will collide with KG.......intentionally.
Villanueva and Daye have defined themselves as the enforcers on this team with their flagrants. We'll see if KG is man enough to go near them.
When Charlie takes down KG, the Laimbeer/Bird takedown will look like a touch foul.
In Laimbeer's mind, that wasn't even a shooting foul.
Avery Bradley should be a poll option for who will win the game... He is going to make Singler quit the NBA.
Gotta go with Frank. Hes an all-time great.
I vote Paul Pierce's wheelchair.
Looking forward to seeing Joe D play at the Palace again tonight for the first time in 14 yrs. When I say Joe D, I mean Avery Bradley of course.
What a ridiculous comparison...That would be the equivalent of us comparing Drummond to Bill Russell or Moose to McHale...wtf?
Well everything is looking the same building up a good early lead... Bout were bound to blow it
Sullinger got like 4 rebs on that play
I believe we will win this one. CV will have a very good game. KG is a twerp.
You know, Garnett is like...I don't know...a malignancy for the Celts.
Sullinger is a beast on the boards despite his lack of athleticism and height
Too many Celtics fans in the crowd for my liking.
Nice defense by Garnett there Totally clean push to Maxiell’s chest while going for the dunk.
Apparently his defense is as clean as his screens
Jeff Green looks like he may be an issue
So that's the second team he's an issue for Boston being the first one.
As these shooting percentages even out... I fully expect a 2nd half collapse
Jared Sullinger is second in win shares per 48 among rookies if you discount guys who have played sub-200 minutes. He’s 5th in FG%, 4th in rebounds even though he averages less than 20 minutes a game, and 4th in overall win shares. He’s going to be damn good at the NBA level
We kind of own the Celtics, huh?
Any play that makes Garnett look like an idiot is worth Sports Center
Knight has been playing well. Don't know why he decides to play a good game once every 5 games.
Its going to be one of those nights
Which one. The one where we blow them out. Or the one where we go up 20 and then choke and lose lol.
This old Celtics team can't jump.
If you’re willing to get a tattoo of Charlie Villanueva covering your entire bicep, then you should be committed.
At least it makes my Michael Curry tattoo look less crazy
He looks cancerous to his team and his sleeve
Seriously Daye...you let Courtney Lee hit 2 threes from the corner, then you lose him for an easy lay up, and follow that up with a ****** attempt at fouling Jeff Green. Why the F*** is he on the floor.
I can't even pay attention to this game right now My mind simply won’t let go of the fact that some guy in Italy has a Charlie V. Tattoo. I’m still flabbergasted.
Nice stat padding rondo
This game was so dreamy 10 minutes ago
From dream to nightmare. DEEETROIT BASKETBALL
That tattoo is still haunting me
I hope Rondo picks up his 4th foul soon.
Wow refs really helping the Celtics back in this game
I cant stand KG
Why does rondo always act like a little ***** ?
He's a diva.
Just realized this is scalabrine calling the Celtics feed !
Retirement came too soon..
Somehow it feels like Rondo should still get an assist for that It was a great pass, not his fault Bradley can’t shoot
Pierce with the flop
he's 2 for 2 on flops tonight
That fast ball has caught up to the bos vets and they are losing steam
So we are choosing to play well in odd-numbered quarters. Interesting strategy.
That was a blatant offensive foul. Refs didn't want to give Rondo his 5th. Gotta love how the refs determine the game and Stern fines you when you call them out on it.
Courtney Lee is having his best game of the year
1/2, still improved your FT percentage Andre.
Still better than Dwight Howard
Someone needs to tell doc we are shooting about 30% right now If Drummond makes 1 out of 3 he is doing better than our average offense
Drummond **** all over Docs strategy
I love Frank staying big while Boston goes small.
Monroe not intimidated by Garnett
Jason Terry sucks
Is there a single play that Garnett doesn't push someone while they're airborn?
Man I'd much rather be us than a Celtic's fan right now I think they would agree too.
Patriots going down. Celtics next?
All the talk about Boston going to be a threat in the playoffs,yea right
Rough day for the city of Boston
Rondo is only worried about stats IMO.
Refs are like ,**** we cant make it obvious Boston,you have to do some of the work.
Monroe is laughing at him
Apparently, Kevin Garnett Craves Honey Nut Cheerios
Let me just say I have truly hated the Celtics From the Bad Boys days through today, including all the versions in between.
Our second Celtics blowout We own the Celtics Take that, Johnny Most… wherever you are!
Rondo is out there just trying to get his assist total up. Its pathetic. He had an open lane.
Rondo now realizes he needs points for his Trip Doub
Dude has 9 turnovers! 9!!!!!!!
Rondo needs a TO, basket and a reb for a quadruple double :rolfl:
Damn this Celtics team is sad...
I think the Celtics forgot its game night
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