Delonte West worth wait for Celtics

With his 10-game suspension over, West has solid game in win against Wizards

Updated: November 18, 2010, 12:55 AM ET
By Peter May | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- He could have had the date circled, underlined and capitalized. That is, if Delonte West didn't know, intuitively and instinctively, that the 11th game of the Boston Celtics' 2010-11 season fell on Nov. 17.

The venue? Who cared. The opponent? Ditto. His team was 10 games into a season that he could watch only from afar, not even from the bench during games. That's what happens when you mess up off the court and David Stern steps into your life as judge and jury.

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