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Faverani posted 16 points, 12 rebounds and 3 blocks on Friday against Delaware, then put up 20 points, 17 rebounds and 6 assists against Erie on Saturday night. Said Celtics coach Brad Stevens: "I thought he did some good things Friday; he played well [Saturday]. The thing that you want out of that is, No. 1, to get more game experience. And, No. 2, is to get up and down the court from a physical standpoint and make sure you’re staying sharp from a playing standpoint. It’s great for him to get those extra minutes. Like we said before, we’ll probably utilize [D-League assignments] more throughout the next couple of months."
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