Thibodeau not done in Boston yet

Celtics' defensive guru still must figure out how to slow potent Lakers

Updated: June 5, 2010, 11:49 PM ET
By Peter May | Special to ESPNBoston.com

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The Boston Celtics' defense in Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Los Angeles Lakers was, in the words of coach Doc Rivers, "horrible." Less than 48 hours after that game, Tom Thibodeau, the Celtics' top assistant and acknowledged defensive guru, accepted an offer to coach the Chicago Bulls.

The official announcement won't come until after the NBA Finals, but multiple sources and ESPN Chicago have reported that Thibodeau has agreed to replace Vinny Del Negro. Rivers ...

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