Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 10/29/12
All Celtics fans are delighted with Green's healthy return to the team and his impressive performance so far as cream on top. Today, an emotional story on Boston Globe has offered some details on how Green's healing process was. It describes in some detail how shocked Green was to hear about his condition, how lucky he was that the operation was done that early, how the first few weeks were simply disheartening and how a hard contact he got at a scrimmage at Georgetown made him sure that he was OK. It is a great article to read overall, yet one quote from Green particularly got my attention. "Before the surgery, my whole focus was basketball,” said Green. “With the snap of a finger, it was taken away from me. The surgery allowed me to sit back and think that basketball is not going to be there forever.” We have probably all been there. You value something too much that you become obsessed with tiny details, lose focus, feel extra pressure on you and it reaches a point where you ...
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