Blakely's Celtics report card
BOSTON - When it comes to grading this Celtics team, it's hard to imagine handing out A's to players on a team that only won 25 games which is one of the worst records in franchise history.
But as pointed out recently by Danny Ainge, the president of basketball operations, this team had a bad mix of players and not
necessarily bad talent that struggled all season.
And let's remember something.
This team wasn't put together to get to contend for a title or even make the playoffs. They were charged with being competitive and improving as the season progressed.
So, from that standpoint, this season was indeed a successful one for the Celtics.
Still, before we begin to focus on the future, we'll take one more look back at this past season and how each of the players fared: