On Saturday, Jeff Green dropped 16 points on the Sixers. On the surface, it was a good game.
BOSTON The Boston Celtics didn't need to spend much time on the scouting report for this one, not after facing Philadelphia just 24 hours earlier.
To beat them was pretty simple.
PHILADELPHIA The Boston Celtics continue to play with the kind of fight and grit that Doc Rivers is looking for.
The next step?
PHILADELPHIA The Boston Celtics had their chances.
Lay-ups. Free throws. Open jumpers.
Making those shots is a pretty basic formula for success.
WALTHAM The veterans were back on the floor for the Boston Celtics, Doc Rivers was running practice and Rajon Rondo - back from a two-game suspension - was running the show.