Found November 21, 2012 on Red's Army:
This just in: the Spurs are REALLY good. Between their incredible chemistry and remarkable passing, it was just too much for the Celtics to handle. Whether it was the FIFTY EIGHT points inside the paint or the 8-of-16  shooting from downtown, the Spurs just showed the Celtics what a title contender looks like a 112-100 loss. Thiago Splitter led the way with 23 points on 9-of -11 shooting and was part of the early fourth quarter charge that put this game out of reach for good. The Green: Rajon Rondo had one of the best all around games of the season, finishing the night with 22 points & 15 assists. He extends his double-digit assist streak to 35 games but the best from him was him trying to carry the team in the fourth with 12 points in the quarter. Jason Terry started the night strong, going 4-of-5 in the first quarter, but finished the night with 12 points. All five of the Celtics starters finished in double figures. The Gross: There’s plenty to pick from here: The Celtics allo...
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