It looks as if Lee, Zeller, Johnson and Olynyk will be the Celtics' top four bigs, leaving Sullinger and Jerebko on the outside.
Despite a possible minutes cut coming for Jared Sullinger, the Boston Celtics big man is keeping a positive attitude.
Terry Rozier kept quiet about the pain in his left knee, but he now knows to report those issues. He'll have time to think about it on the sidelines while he heals.
3yRay Allen returns to practice and is able to make it all the way through, but it remains to be seen if he'll feel well enough to play in Game 3.
3yHere's something you don't see every day . . . a current player in the postseason "putting on his analyst cap" and picking the Heat to win the Finals. Yup, Atlanta's Jerry Stackhouse did that.
3yRajon Rondo will return to action on Friday, one game after missing Game 2 due to a suspension. But he doesn't feel like he has to prove anything to anybody.
3yHawks forward Josh Smith suffered a knee injury during the Celtics' Game 2 victory.
3yBrandon Bass scored points in the double digits 44 times this season. In his last four games, he has scored in the single digits.
3yKevin Garnett, the team's intense leader on the floor, is also their emotional leader in the locker room. Just ask the players . . . as Jessica Camerato did.
3yWith their backs against the wall, Paul Pierce and the Celtics came up with a victory to remember Tuesday night in Atlanta.