With their rotations still in flux, the Celtics continue to search for a true identity on the heels of a loss to the Magic.
One big reason for the Celtics' struggles on Sunday night was the lack of offense from Jared Sullinger.
The Celtics couldn't match the Magic's energy level on Sunday night and subsequently could never catch up.
3yIf fans want to see Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce they will have to arrive for shoot-around because once the game starts, both players - along with Brandon Bass and Darko Milicic - will not play.
3yThe Celtics as a whole played great team defense in Thursday night's win over the Nets, but Courtney Lee's defensive effort stood out to Doc Rivers.
3yCeltics great and CSNNE's own Tommy Heinsohn discusses how Doc Rivers is figuring out the perfect way to use his lineups for success.
3yJared Sullinger was thought to have been a steal in the NBA Draft, but to possibly crack the starting lineup on Opening Night? Yeah, he's a steal alright.
3yThere's a bonus that comes with sitting next to Rajon Rondo in the Celtics locker room: free pairs of sneakers. Courtney Lee is benefiting from this already.
3yPaul Pierce injured his left ankle and Brandon Bass aggravated his right knee in the team's win in Brooklyn Thursday.
3yBefore the game, C's coach Doc Rivers expressed concern about the team's defensive play. Boston finally delivered against Brooklyn.