KG makes all the difference

With Kevin Garnett, Celtics' mindset, performance is greatly improved

Updated: April 8, 2013, 12:00 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- As Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers settled in behind the podium for his postgame press conference, he let out a sigh and offered to no one in particular, "That was better."

Yup, it's a wonder what Kevin Garnett can do for your basketball team.

Sidelined for eight games due to left ankle inflammation, Garnett returned Sunday night against the Washington Wizards and helped Boston to a 107-96 triumph at TD Garden.

His stat line won't overwhelm, ...

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