With our new relationship with trufan.com, John and I will be posting a few blogs per week on that site. Here's a preview of my blog from today.
After the Celtics dismantle a team, I love to read their fan blogs and newspapers. I want to see if there's any sour grapes, excuse-making and/or respect paid to the Cs.
Here's what I found today after the Celtics 95-89 win in Cleveland.
start of the second quarter. The Cavs were -6 in that stretch. LeBron
had to play 45 minutes tonight, the first of a stretch of four games in
five nights, because the bench was atrocious and Mike Brown had no
Then again, when the reserves are this bad, I'm not sure how much
[Mike] Brown can do. I'm tired of the Cavalier bench jumping around and
pounding their chests, while playing with zero pride when they are
matched up against elite competition. [Daniel] Gibson, [Jamario] Moon
and [J.J.] Hickson looked just bad as any second unit the Cavaliers
used last season.
Not sure I agree with the first paragraph. The game was decided in the 3rd quarter when the Celtics starters pulled away, and the reserves held down the fort. I love the criticism of the Cavs all-talk, no-walk bench.
Please give it a "thumbs up." We need to show them how loyal and dominant Red's Army can be.