Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 12/30/12
I’ll say this for the Boston Celtics, they didn’t give up.  They were down 20 in the third quarter, but they made a big run to cut it to single-digits by the 4th.  But the Celtics just couldn’t keep pace with Golden State.  As Doc says, it’s a make/miss league, and the Celtics missed.. a lot… in a big loss to Golden State. The Green Jared Sullinger played his ass off tonight.  Just played his ass off.  Give the kid a gold star, a cookie, a trophy, and the starting PF job at this point.  Just do it.  Courtney Lee also stepped up in Rondo’s absence with 17 points on 6-13 shooting.  Before the game he said he changed his mentality with Rondo out.  I don’t want him to change it back. The Gross Paul Pierce was awful.  Just awful. 4-20 for 13 points awful.  Kevin Garnett got just 6 shots but also just 3 rebounds.   Jason Terry was 6-19.  Jeff Green was 2-11.  They all, minus Lee and Sully, shot like total ****. The Greenlights The Grid Sullinger had 12 points on 6-8 shooting and 8 rebo
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