Found October 03, 2013 on Red's Army:
Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “As I walk around town, more than anything else there are those that say, ‘Hey, don’t win too many games,”‘ said Ainge, the Celtics’ president of basketball operations. “There are so many fans that want us to play for the draft.” Ainge’s measured response is that they should be more careful what they wish for. “That’s harder than people recognize,” said Ainge of losing as a strategy. “It’s a really easy thing to conceptualize, and an easy thing to talk about and philosophize about. But it’s a hard thing to live through — for fans, for coaches, for owners, for sponsors, for our TV partners.” It was the pain of losing that forced his coach of nine years, Doc Rivers, to relocate, with great irony, to the Clippers. “Right,” said Ainge. “It’s a really hard thing to do.” Without ever mentioning the name
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