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Celtics will go as far as J.O. takes them

Updated: December 22, 2011, 12:59 AM ET
By Peter May | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Jermaine O'Neal quietly, but hardly unobtrusively, left the Celtics bench midway through the third quarter of Wednesday night's exhibition game against Toronto and headed to the locker room.

Normally, that would be a red flag the size of Alaska.

But on this night, it was merely an official recognition on the part of the Celtics and their one (and only NBA-ready) center that it was time to call it a night. He wanted a massage and his coach, Doc Rivers, was only too happy to ...

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