If I were to tell you there was a former Celtic who while playing, one day aspired to raise hogs and chickens in his hometown of Montgomery, Alabama, you may think I was lying. If I told you that said player was on the injured list at one point while on the Celtics with a broken thumb that came as a result of cracking his knuckles, you would probably also think I was lying (or that I was referring to Pervis Ellison or Fab Melo). But if that were the case you wouldn't remember Marcus Webb, who we remember in What the Hell Happened To.
From an awesome article back in the day:
Webb doesn't mean to brag, but he knows he played ball better than
anyone back home. He dressed better, too. And he's sure he can outcook
the Boston chef who's just sent over some smothered cabbage and sweet
"My self-esteem is high about everything. I know I'm a beautiful individual. Without anyone
telling me, I know that. I have confidence. I'm one independent man," Webb said. "I wa...