Schedule can't crunch Doc's squad

Celtics go 7-4 during brutal stretch to end up with Atlantic Division title

Updated: April 19, 2012, 3:22 AM ET
By Peter May | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers admitted well before his team's just-concluded, diabolical stretch in April that he had no idea what was going to happen. Eleven games in 15 days. Four sets of back-to-backs -- all involving playoff-caliber teams -- and one back-to-back-to-back with all three games on the road.

Who would he rest? Who could he rest? Could he afford to rest anyone not named Ryan Hollins? There were so many questions and very few answers, in part because it was unchartered ...

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