Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 10/13/12
Not often do you come within a game of the NBA Finals, add depth to your team, and have just about everyone write you off. Ladies and gentlemen, meet the 2012-13 Boston Celtics. Seriously. What more could the Celtics have done this offseason? They re-signed Kevin Garnett. They didnt trade Paul Pierce. They enhanced Rajon Rondos happiness by letting Ray Allen walk (forget for a moment that he ended up with the hated Miami Heat). So the Celtics took care of their own -- and their own has been pretty doggone efficient all by themselves. After that, they replaced Allen (and then some), by adding guards Jason Terry and Courtney Lee via free agency, and big men Jared Sullinger and Fab Melo via the draft. Also, forward Jeff Green returns from a heart issue, and guard Avery Bradley returns from a bum shoulders. The only question that remains is why so many folks seem to think the Celtics are finished. Oh, its true that Garnett is 36, with the basketball mileage of a 67-year old. Its t...
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