Found January 21, 2013 on Celtics Life:
PLAYERS: Courtney Lee
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
Courtney Lee was one of the bright spots in yesterday's depressing loss. Here are highlights of his 16 points, 3 rebound, 2 assist, 3 steal night courtesy of OfficialCelticsHD.
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