Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 1/1/12
Yahoo  Happy New Year to all Celtic fans as the team carries over the success against the Pistons into Washington where they beat the Wizards 94-86.  Washington is still looking for their first win of the season.              The Wizards are led by John Wall who is not having the most successful start to his sophomore campaign with only 13 points and 6 assists per game.  The Wizards famously had a weird situation happen last game for them where Flip Saunders forgot to activate Roger Mason in the line up, then proceeded to substitute the player in.             This is the perfect opponent for the Celtics to get back on track as they try to recover from their three loss road trip.  Paul Pierce is in the starting line up again, however, it is unlikely that we see the Captain play starters minutes.  Washington has two large bodies in the paint, so my focus on this game will be the defensive end, more importantly the points in the paint battle.             The Celtic bigs
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