Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 1/14/12
After every game, we'll take stock of how each individual performance affects the player's overall value. Starters Paul Pierce: Until he gets himself into game shape, his value will continue to drop.  I'm not giving up on him now, but I AM saying that the short term prognosis is negative.  I'm optimistic about him turning it around in the long term, but I'm also not completely sold on that idea either. Rajon Rondo:  It's obvious that without Rajon Rondo, this team would be in a terrible, terrible position.  He's trying to do everything out there: score, rebound, and set up his teammates so they can get out of their funks.  It's an immense amount of pressure on him to carry this team in a way no one has had to carry the Celtics in a very long time.  I think its time to excuse some of the mistakes he makes because those mistakes are very often the product of trying to be everything for this team.    Ray Allen: Ray Allen is the only one of the "Big 3" to play well.  He's...
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