Kris Humphries working it

While flying under radar, backup center making big contributions for Celtics

Updated: December 29, 2013, 7:48 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

As the Boston Celtics broke the huddle at the end of a recent practice, some players scurried off to the locker room, others grabbed a ball and an assistant coach then dove into some light shooting drills. At one end of Boston's training facility, Kris Humphries positioned some cones and lined up some competition.

Humphries soon launched into a series of 17s, a grueling conditioning drill in which players attempt to run back and forth on the 50-foot baseline 17 times in the span of a minute.

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