Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 1/5/13
The Celtics played their best D of the season last night. It's possible this year's edition of the Boston Celtics really is as bad as they've looked recently.  It's possible that they'll never play another game all season like they did last night at the Garden.  But, the team we saw yesterday against Indiana was a team capable of winning the NBA Championship. For the first time since mid May, Boston played with the starting lineup (Garnett, Bass, Pierce, Bradley, Rondo) that proved to be one of the best in the league last spring.  Rajon Rondo was unstoppable; getting to the rim at will with lightning quickness and hitting a variety of spectacular layups and scoop shots.  Kevin Garnett buried 20 footers like he always has.  Paul Pierce was draining his un-guardable fall away jumper, and pulling down hard fought rebounds in traffic.  Avery Bradley seemed to be everywhere at once without the ball, and the C's as a whole put together the type of rotating team defensive effort we've be...
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