Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/23/13
MarShon Brooks' Celtics experience began in earnest this week. After a summer spent isolated with a personal trainer in Cleveland Brooks arrived in the Boston area on Wednesday and with help from his mother Darlyn and sister Naya quickly found a new place to live ("Guys are easy" Darlyn joked noting the most important requirements are typically where to place the big-screen TV and xBox). Thursday morning featured his first Celtics workout since being acquired from the Brooklyn Nets in a summer blockbuster that ushered in a transition process. Before a community event at the team's training facility on Thursday afternoon Brooks gushed about what lies ahead for him here. "I'm just excited" said Brooks suggesting he's still as giddy as his brief July cameo when the team introduced him alongside Kris Humphries and Keith Bogans. The Providence College product believes there's a great opportunity back in New England trying to carve out a spot on the team that drafted him two summers a...
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