Here's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy andor interesting tidbits -- for Monday, December 31.
BROOKLYN, N.Y. The last time Jared Sullinger was in Brooklyn, he played just eight minutes.
And the reason for his lack of playing time was clear.
BOSTON Once upon not that long ago, the TD Garden really was like a jungle; a place where team after team would be devoured upon entry.
Not even close.
BOSTON The Celtics (8-6 overall, 4-3 at home) haven't had as much success as they would like -- or as much as they expect -- when playing at home this season.
Five years ago last month, Kevin Garnett landed in Boston and changed the face of the Atlantic Division.