Originally written on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 11/9/14
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On Monday January 23rd, Glen "Big Baby" Davis will make his return to Boston for the first time since being traded to the Magic. But will Baby's return garner a tribute video, similar to the "Welcome Back Perk" piece that graced the TD Garden Jumbotron at the Martin Luther King day match between Oklahoma City and Boston? Davis was not a starter like Perkins, but like Perk, he spent his entire NBA career with the Celtics up until the time he was traded. Last year, Baby was a 6th Man of the Year candidate, and was one of the league's leaders in charges taken. But he left many fans with a bitter taste in their mouths as his performance fell off towards the end of the year, and his attitude was also a turn-off to many. Regardless, I feel as though Big Baby is deserving of some sort of acknowledgement for his time in Boston when he returns next week. Even in games when both he and Perkins were still donning green, Doc would often play Baby instead of Perkins at center during crunch time ...
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