O'Brien needs to focus on Celtics' strengths
Boston Celtics coach Rick Pitino will resign his command on Monday and assistant Jim O'Brien will move into the head coaching job. O'Brien knows Celtics personnel very well and understands that he has a major re-tooling job to do if the Celtics are to stop their slide and become a playoff contender.
O'Brien's first concern must be team defense. Boston is the worst in the league in field-goal percentage defense (.466)
and ranks 26th in points allowed (97.8). Opponents shredded ...
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