Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 3/29/13
In so many ways, the Celtics resemble the spirit of Dante about to enter his journey into Hell to rescue his beloved Beatrice. Beatrice is of course Banner #18 and Hell will surely be surviving with success to the 2013 playoffs entering as a 6th seeded team at best in the East. We could continue with the analogies with Dante´s marvelous opus by giving the role of the Devil to LeBron James or rather to David Stern, as you may wish. The Celtics are a team that is struggling to keep its best players on the court. With the team´s main crazy artist (Rondo) hurt until next season and with the heart and guts of the team being out indefinitely (Garnett) the team is relying on the power and passion of its captain and the rising athletic prowess of Jeff Green. Some may say it´s surely not enough to get far in the playoffs. You may be forgetting about Jason Terry, too. Yes, I am referring to that guy you think he has underachieved so far. You may be thinking he belongs to the likes of Jermai...
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