Danny Ainge and the Boston Celtics aren't naive. They certainly will try until the end, but know that getting Kevin Love probably isn't in the cards.
The Celtics have made a number of offseason moves so far, but Jared Sullinger's growth and development will still be a major key to future success.
2yRajon Rondo is usually encouraged by defenses to shoot often. On Wednesday night he did, and he torched the Sixers.
2yThe Celtics took back home court advantage in Philadelphia and left us plenty to talk about in the process. Standing Room Only's Rich Levine has 16 thoughts on the Celts' 16-point win.
2yTom Thibodeau thinks so. He told the Dan Patrick Show that Rondo is an offense unto himself.
2yPaul Pierce didn't have his best shooting night in Game 3 against the Sixers, but he found other ways to leave his stamp on the game.
2yKevin Garnett continues to play like he's in his mid 20's after another exceptional game for the Celtics. Garnett did it all -- offense, rebounding, defense -- in the C's win.
2yThe Boston Celtics looked a bit vulnerable during Game 2's loss to the Sixers, but they stormed into Philadelphia and stomped all over the Sixers Wednesday night. That was their goal, and they succeeded.
2yPrior to Game 3, A. Sherrod Blakely broke down everything to watch out for. Now, he returns with how they all played out after the Celtics torched the Sixers in Philadelphia.