Found November 07, 2012 on Celtics Life:
Herald  Deep roots of defense Sullinger: KG praise means a lot Russell Westbrook leads Thunder past Raptors 108-88 KG searches for offensive balanceGlobe  For Jared Sullinger, a chance to go beyond the comparisonsKevin Garnett says Celtics are a ‘work in progress’ Celtics Green  Preview: Wizards (0-2) at Celtics (2-1)Jason Terry is a Celtic - Parking Cars Rookie Round-Up: Week 1 - Sullinger ShinesCeltic Minute and Practice ReportCeltics Life  Mack in Maine: D-League PG provides NBA Insurance Kevin Garnett on consistency: Celtics are either "hard as sh#t to beat" or "trash" Atleast, the Boston Celtics aren't as bad as the Los Angeles Lakers KG compares Sullinger to PerkinsSB Nation Doc Rivers 'concerned' about Rajon Rondo's minutes CelticsBlog  Q&A with Bullets Forever (Wizards blog) Kevin Garnett compares Jared Sullinger to Kendrick Perkins Celtic Thunder  Comments from the Other Side - Raptors 11/6ESPN   Practice report: Defense still the foc...
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