The Morning Walkthrough is a set of links to Boston Celtics articles throughout the internet, designed to get your day started the right way.
Steve Bulpett, Boston Herald – “Generally speaking, a win over the now 7-15 Philadelphia 76ers is no great cause for exultation. But mix in a game-winning Rajon Rondo-Kevin Garnett hookup with 1.4 seconds left and the fact the battered Bostonians were playing on the second night of a back-to-back without their first three centers and — voila — you have a bunch of coaches and aging veterans jumping around as if they’d just won the state high school championship. ‘Truthfully I think this is one of our biggest wins of the year,’ said Paul Pierce after the Celtics’ ninth straight victory, a thrilling 102-101 decision. ‘With the injuries, with the mental and physical fatigue, we were just wondering how we were going to get through.’” Read more »