Chris Wilcox returned last night, and boy what a return it was. I know one expects a loaded stat sheet after such a sentence, yet Wilcox's impact was not measurable that way. After all, 6 points and 2 rebounds and 1 block would hardly give your fantasy team a push. Yet he did that in 221 seconds. Yep, you read it right. Below you'll find a text-based proof of his impact.
Yes, for about 2 minutes, he did everything.
How impressive was this performance? Well, just ask Doc:
I thought Chris Wilcox saved the game for us, singlehandedly, with his effort," Celtics coach Doc Rivers said. "And I thought it was obvious. He didn't do anything but played hard and played with great effort.
Source: ESPN Boston
Celtics team have had many issues so far, yet two big ones are the hole that forms in the middle when Garnett leaves the court and the lack of aggressiveness that they have for about 75% of the time every game. However, Wilcox showed us (and the team, hopefully) that it is easy to ...