Found November 03, 2012 on NESN.com:
BOSTON -- The stands at the TD Garden were filled with raucous fans decked out in fresh green-and-white garb. Five whole months without a reason to cheer for their basketball team -- not to mention the conspicuous absence of the hometown hockey team that occupies the same building -- had stirred the Boston fans in attendance into a frenzy. Those fans desperately wanted something to cheer for, and by the time the literal pregame fireworks were extinguished, they were ready to blow the roof off the arena set over North Station in Friday's home opener against the Milwaukee Bucks. Rather than lift those fans up, though, the Celtics gave them reason to want to burrow out and hide. Less than four minutes into the second quarter, the Celtics trailed by double-digits. By halftime, they were 12-for-40 from the field, and less than three minutes into the second half the Bucks burst ahead by 20 points. The score was ugly, but oftentimes teams can execute fair...
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