Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 2/23/13
It's hard to say where these guys are heading. I have no idea what to make of this team at the moment.  Through the first half of the season Boston lost a lot of games to opponents with inferior talent.  I remember thinking on many occasions that the C's couldn't beat any quick young teams, regardless of how bad their players were.  However, my outlook remained positive because the postseason is a whole different animal.  The game slows down, every team plays defense, and veteran superstars take over.  This season's underachieving Celtics were still a team of battle tested warriors capable of making a playoff run. Now the tables have completely turned.  The Boston squad we saw earn their largest margin of victory of the season (on the road against a Western Conference opponent, their first of the year no less) yesterday was exactly the type of team that the Celtics used to fall to; a bunch of average and no name players winning by simply running and out-hustling the opposition. Against
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