You'd figure that without Rajon Rondo in Game 2, the Boston Celtics' defense would be under hard pressure from the Atlanta Hawks' talented backcourt. Instead, the Celtics held the Hawks to 35 percent shooting and 80 points in 90 possessions. Jeff Teague and Joe Johnson, the aforementioned talented backcourt, combined to shoot 13-35 from the floor. Atlanta as a whole shot just 48 percent at the rim as Kevin Garnett disrupted everything that came within his sphere of influence in 40 minutes of tremendous play.
The Boston Celtics can’t be stopped. Even without the injured Rajon Rondo, the Celtics were able to beat the Atlanta Hawks by a final score of 102-90 to extend their winning streak to 12 games. Most experts thought it would be the M... Read Post
The Boston Celtics are 1-3 since trading Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks for Brandan Wright, Jameer Nelson, Jae Crowder and a couple draft picks (not to mention a sweet $12.9 million trade exception), and they're winless in game... Read Post