The trade sending Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry from the Boston Celtics to the Brooklyn Nets isn’t as impressive as it may look on paper.
Before we get to the NBA’s Christmas Day schedule for 2012, a quick little something for anyone who might at all be struggling to get into the Christmas spirit.
The Heat avoided having to answer massive questions about the future of their biggest stars by beating the Celtics to reach the Finals. Now it is the Celtics who must answer pivotal questions about their core players heading into next season.
The NBA is making an already difficult job practically impossible. How? Because of that ridiculous semi-circle underneath the basketball hoop.
The Celtics are an aging team, but they still have one of the best trios in the league. They’ll need strong, efficient performances from everyone to compete with the Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals as they look to keep making history.