Found November 23, 2012 on Celtics Life:
Nice to see old friend Kendrick Perkins back at the Garden. Below, Doc talks about how you can't evaluate a guy like Perk by his numbers. You don't get stats for setting picks or making guys think twice about driving the lane, because you may lay them on their asses. Miss Perk.
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