Found May 06, 2012 on Red's Army:
PLAYERS: Ray Allen
TEAMS: Boston Celtics
  This is a elegantly mesmerizing short film on Ray Allen's pregame routine put together by Brian Babineau, the official Celtics photographer.  Once you hit play, you'll spend the next six minutes in awe of what Ray does to prepare for a game. Allen is a creature of habit.  It's the same routine every game.  It's the same amount of shots.  The same amount of steps.  The same amount of fist pounds after the dunk that always ends it all.  Ray Allen is a model of consistency, and that is captured pefectly by Babineu.  If for some reason the embedded video doesn't work, use this link.  Kudos to KWAPT for the find.

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Twitter / @SeanGrandePBP: The tweet you’ve been wait ... via kwout It's about time.  Ray will give it a go.  He'll be in his new role coming off the bench.  This will be fun.  And I know we've seen stuff like this before... but I like this one.  Thanks Zachary for the image.  This should get you pumped up for Game 3.  This is a...

Video: Doc talks Ray Allen pregame

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