Originally written on Red's Army  |  Last updated 11/2/14
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Led by Rajon Rondo's 17 points and 6 assists, the Celtics toyed with and beat the Toronto Raptors, 81-73, in their preseason finale. Rondo started strong. 10 of his 17 points came in the 1st quarter. He was 3-for-5 on jumpers outside of 15 feet. Jermaine O'Neal was another starter who played well. He had 4 blocks, including one rejection of a dunk attempt. JO left the bench for the locker room in the 3rd quarter. Doc Rivers said he was getting a massage. Greg Stiemsma (7 points, 5 rebounds) showed me that he can be a viable 3rd string center (how's that for couching expectations?). E'Twaun Moore (11 points, 4 rebounds) continued his confident play. Avery Bradley (1-9 FG) struggled offensively, but impressed me with his quick hands on defense. I was hoping to see more from JaJuan Johnson, but he struggled in 10 minutes of action. He had a difficult time handling Andrea Bargnani in the post. Michael Sweetney received the Scalabrine treatment from the crowd.  Paul Pierce did no...
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  • people dont remember wht RONDO DID FOR THE cS LAST YR .he won games himself im not a RODO LOVER but guys good . what we NEED to do is SIGN SAMUALE DALEBERT to a 1 or 2yr contract with the money from J.Green 1st it wont cost them no 9mill. to get this guy plus with R.Allan an K.G.prob. not coming back you can have the start of new BIG3 with RONDO GREEN AN DALEBERT an you will still have PIERCE . SALEBERT YOUNG ATHLETIC PLAYS GREAT DEF. just what we need an with JJJ leaning from KG plus the you will be way under the cape to sign some players an the CABNIT WONT BE BEAR ! ! U'l have a decent YOUNG CORE !! PLEASE SOME1 SEND THIS 2 MANAGEMENT . THANK YOU by MARC A.ALTOONA PA
  • what we need to do is sign SAMUAL DALEBERT with with J.Green out he wont cost no 9mill. to get but sign him to a 1 or 2yr. contract they prob.wont bring back ALLAN an or KG so you will still HAVE START OF A BIG 3 with RONDO GREEN AN DALEBERT plus u'l still have PIERCE an with JJJ under KG WING you at least got something 2 start with . DALEBERT YOUNG ATHLETIC AN PLAYS GREAT DEF. PLUS REBOUNDS . an you will still be way under cape to SIGN PLAYERS . i no not the best BIG3 but its a start an a start with a true BIGMAN IS SOMETHING !!we get this guy this r . truely beleave we can make a TRUE RUN THIS YR. plus a NICE CORE TO START WITH NEXT !! an have money to spend SOME1 GET THIS TO THE OFFICE . Thank you MARC A. from ALTOONA PA
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