Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 12/14/12
I’ve read quite a few submissions for Fan Friday over the past couple of years, but this week’s story really touched me. Timmy G. is a 27 year-old Boston Celtics fan from Chelmsford, Ma. He’s loved the Celtics all his life, and has been a season ticket holder for 5 years now:  I have been a season ticket holder from the day the Celtics traded for Kevin Garnett with my friend Mark. We sit in Section 315 in the last row and we love every single second of it. My father was a huge Celtics fan when I was growing up, he went to a lot of games, tried to bring me as much as possible. I always looked up to my father as most kids do when they grow up. So whatever he was a fan of I was a fan of. So I guess you can say from Day 1 I have been a Celtics fan. When I asked Timmy who his all-time favorite Celtics player was, he tells me it’s “a tie between Paul Pierce and Reggie Lewis”: Yes, Larry Bird was that guy, but my dad always told me to look out for Reggie Lewis, and I was always a fan of hi...
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