Found November 15, 2012 on Celtics Town:
"OOOOOOOOOOOOOHHHHHHHH!!!!!!" (Courtesy of @Jose3030)Show of hands: Whose hearts are still racing after that game? Everybody? I’m not the only one? Cool. Just making sure.Let’s skip the foreplay (Boston won 98-93 in a hard-fought game, blah blah) and get right into the bullet points:Jeff Green! Green was fantastic. He got to the line more than anyone besides Paul Pierce and contributed 16 points off the bench on 5-9 shooting from the field. Green also showed some previously unseen aggression attacking smaller defenders. Want to re-watch the ideal Jeff Green scenario a bunch of times? Watch this play. He recognizes that he has the smaller Randy Foye on him, so he gets himself comfortable position in the post, makes a nice move to his left and drops in the baby hook. He grabbed just four rebounds in 27 minutes, but it should be noted that A) He grabbed a fifth rebound in the final minute, then got tripped by Al Jefferson and was called for traveling and B) It’s hard to blame...
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