Found September 07, 2012 on Celtics Life:
PLAYERS: Courtney LeeFab Melo
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
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From Chris Forsberg, ESPN Boston: On Wednesday evening, Celtics guard Courtney Lee took to Twitter to celebrate a practice dunk on a tall-but-nameless teammate: Don't like to brag but I did dunk on some1 today that's about 6-7inches taller!!!! — Courtney Lee (@CourtneyLee2211) September 5, 2012 Of course, all this did was fuel speculation about who it was (poor rookie center Fab Melo seemed the logical target). Not that anyone questioned the dunk, but Lee came back with video evidence on Thursday. Read more on ESPN Boston...
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