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Leandro Barbosa not just a scorer

Known more for his offense, newcomer impressing Celtics with his D as well

Updated: November 26, 2012, 12:35 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

The Boston Celtics spent roughly $73.2 million this offseason trying to give their bench an offensive jolt with the signings of Jason Terry, Jeff Green and Courtney Lee.

Yet it's Leandro Barbosa, on the books for the bargain-basement price of $854,000 and inked a week before the start of the regular season for additional guard depth, who has provided perhaps the most consistent offensive bench burst early in the 2012-13 season.

Celtics coach Doc Rivers joked that Barbosa ...

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