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Phil Pressey full of confidence

Although he wasn't drafted, the point guard likes chances he'll stick with Celtics

Updated: July 9, 2013, 1:04 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

ORLANDO -- For 60 selections, he waited for his phone to ring, and even when last month's NBA draft ended, Phil Pressey was certain that call would come.

Pressey knew there was a very real chance he wouldn't be picked when he elected to forgo his senior season at Missouri in April to enter the draft. But given his connection to the Boston Celtics' franchise and a strong pre-draft workout in Boston in late May, he remained confident he'd have at least one opportunity to earn an NBA ...

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