Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 10/21/12
The Celtics made a big splash in the 2012 NBA draft, landing what could become two key pieces to the future of their organization; Jared Sullinger and Fab Melo. Sullinger played extremely well in the Summer League and already figures to be a key contributing member to the Celtics rotation. Melo on the other hand has not enjoyed as much success since his draft selection. So this begs the legitimate question, how much can the Celtics expect from Fab Melo both now and in the future? Fab Melo has been the topic of much debate across NCAA and NBA fans for the past year thanks to his troubled season at Syracuse University. Melo was suspended as the March Madness tournament came around for academic issues, and his attitude problem has been widely documented over the past year. Many questioned his selection to the Celtics, but their need for a true 7 footer was apparent in the Eastern Conference Finals where they were badly out-rebounded by the Miami Heat. Melo was selected in the first rou...
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