Discussion

Celtics' D seems to be a sieve

Updated: November 10, 2012, 2:02 AM ET
By Peter May | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- OK, the question has to be asked: What did Ray Allen know and when did he know it? Because the 2012-13 Boston Celtics, through five games, are pretty much unrecognizable from the team we've been accustomed to seeing over the past five years.

They don't play with any discernible sense of urgency. They look discombobulated on offense, especially the second unit. They bear absolutely no resemblance to the lock-'em-down defensive stalwarts of years past. None whatsoever.

Hey, ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

EDITORS' PICKS

  • Moving Foward
    The Red Sox bats need to get hot if they hope to build off Wednesday's victory
  • Weight Of The World
    As Marathon race director, Dave McGillivray faces a daunting challenge.
  • Want Them Back?
    As we turn the page on the woeful Celtics, it's decision time: Who stays, who goes?
  • All For One
    Our arenas became rallying points in the aftermath of last year's bombings.
  • Playing Favorites
    Scott Burnside explains why he's picking the Bruins to win the Cup.

ALSO SEE

MORE NBA HEADLINES