Found May 08, 2012 on Celtics Town:
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For four games Joe Johnson played mostly small forward and the Hawks actively sought out ways to avoid their biggest mismatch. Now they finally plan to start Johnson at shooting guard, which begs the question: Why the hell didn’t they do this from the opening tip-off in Game 1?“Oh, Joe Johnson can probably post up Avery Bradley whenever he wants? Let’s start Kirk Hinrich so Paul Pierce can defend Johnson instead. And when Hinrich goes to the bench, let’s bring in Willie Green so we continue to escape our one biggest advantage,” Drew may or may not have said dozens of times during the first 101 minutes of this series.I almost understand why. Drew has no trust in Marvin Williams, so moving Johnson to shooting guard became a little tougher. But still. Johnson abusing Bradley in the post was Atlanta’s biggest hope to win this series. Didn’t Drew see what everyone else did?When this series started, my largest fear was, “Damn it, Johnson’s a tank down low and Bradley — even if he’s one ...
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