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Steve Bulpett-“In Terry, Doc Has Plenty of Reserve”
Despite struggling in the 2nd half, Jason Terry had 17 big points off the bench in Boston’s loss at San Antonio on Saturday. It’s clear he thrives in a reserve role, and Doc plans to keep him there:
“I want Jason off the bench,” said coach Doc Rivers. “You can see how well he’s playing now (15.0 points, 8-of-17 on 3-pointers in the last two games). He’s comfortable there, so we’re just going to keep starting Courtney (Lee) or whoever. But I like Jason off the bench. I don’t think it helps the starting lineup right now, but if you put him in the starting lineup, then our bench struggles. So it’s one or the other.
“Jason and Courtney are really great in the second unit together. They really move the ball. The last three or four games, our second unit has come in