Originally written on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 2/1/13
The Boston Celtics won their third-straight game without Rajon Rondo on the floor. With a 97-84 trouncing of the Orlando Magic, Boston is back at .500. Their 23-23 record has them holding tight for the eight-seed in the Eastern Conference. The Magic fans seem fairly reserved to their fate as a cellar team in the East right now, and could definitely use some sort of pick-me-up. Top Three: 1: 146 days until draft day.  2: Turk is shooting 4% from three this year. Four.....four....FOUR. 3: Pierce is 3 assists away from a triple-double... Huh? Play of the Game: Boston getting a lot of sympathy for their injuries: I liked him, but I’m glad that we got Nicholson over Sullinger. Mostly the same player, one has a back problem and the other doesn’t though Full Slate: well at least we're pissing Doc Rivers off with this late run  Top five Eastern Point Guard Leaders in points created (combo of their points and points on assists) 1. Holiday 41.4 2. Irving 38.1 ...
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