The Boston Celtics are steadily morphing their roster into the small-ball nature of the league.
It is a place where players like LeBron James, Kevin Durant and James Harden rule the day. For Boston it has to be Jeff Green who assumes that role.
His skill set can make him be that star that they need to put alongside Rondo. He can't be content to just make it back. He has to be that added presence.
The team's game plan was to bring in younger talent in support of PP and KG with Terry's 3-point shooting. It took a while but it seems to be working. Pierce to Green happened an awful lot last night.
The go ahead pass by Jeff Green, with Paul passing it back to a streaking Green was a thing of beauty. They work well together now that Green's game is improving and he is hitting his stride.
Kevin Garnett hasn't made any of the young players cry. He has embraced Jared Sullinger from day one. KG saw the fight in him from day one. That he was willing to listen and learn and he wanted...