Doc Rivers saw all he needed to see. His Celtics were being blown out and there was no sign that it was about to get any better.
Enter the bench. And not just the usual bench. The deep end of the bench. Shavlik Randolph and DJ White.
"I told them to go in and try to cause havoc," said Rivers.
The bench's heroic efforts nearly rallied the Celtics all the way back for a win, but ultimately they fell a tad short.
"Our turnovers again killed us," said Rivers. "Twenty-one points [allowed] on turnovers… we kind of lost our way at the end."
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