Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 1/27/13
Ray Allen in a Miami uniform. Yea, I still don't like it either. Ray Allen makes his return to Boston this afternoon after taking his talents to South Beach in the offseason. Allen was a great player for Boston. The Hall of Famer hit so many big shots and took over the closing role from Paul Pierce. Allen was a key piece of the Celtics winning the title in 2008 and set the all-time three-point record in Green. Danny Ainge tried to replace Allen with Jason Terry when it became obvious Allen didn’t want to stick around. We all know how that’s worked so far for the Celtics. Mitch Lawrence with the New York Daily News had this take: The Celtics have given video tributes to the likes of Eddie House and Big Baby Davis when they returned with their new teams, so of course they will honor Ray Allen on Sunday when he comes back to TD Garden for the first time as a member of the Miami Heat. There will be a lot of smiling through gritted teeth on both sides. The Celtics were not happy t...
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