We’re using this photo way too much this year…
Nate Robinson bugged the **** out of me when he was with the Celtics with is ill-advised threes… but Doc Rivers always said he would occasionally win you a game. He did tonight for the Bulls, dropping 5 of 7 three pointers in a 100-89 Bulls win. To add to this craptastic effort, Joakim Noah dropped a triple double on the C’s
The Celtics had the lead down to 3… 70-67… with 3:40 to go in the 3rd. With 3:22 left in the 4th, it was 100-79. That’s a 30-12 run over the span of 1 quarter.
Rondo had a big scoring night, leading the way with a game-high 26. KG was hot early, and Pierce dropped 16 on 6-10 shooting.
Where to start….
The Celtics refused to defend… again. They gave up 28 and 27 point quarters to a not-so-great offensive team that was playing in a back-to-back while the Celtics had 2 days off.
The Celtics without Garnett on the floor are putrid. They’re almost as bad when Rondo’s off the floor. Doc R