Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 8/23/13
Brooks was briefly a Celtic on draft night in 2011 The former Providence guard arrived in town on Wednesday, and worked out at the Celtics practice facility yesterday.  Afterwards he spoke to the media: From ESPN Boston's Chris Forsberg: "I'm just excited, I feel the same exact way [as at July's introductions], just excited for the opportunity to get out there and show my talents and compete for a position. I’m one of the younger guys on the team, I just want to be around. Just to have a relationship with the players that are here and to know exactly what coach Brad Stevens wants. I just have to prove that I can do more than just score, get others involved as well, defend on the other end. It’s a great challenge. It’s what the NBA is all about. And I’m excited about my opportunity." And more quotes from Brooks about leaving the Nets via Scott Sauza of the Patriot Ledger: “It’s different. The last two years I’ve been with the same coaching staff and the same guys with strength a...
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