“They will break the single-season win record [of 72],'' Jeff Van Gundy
said. “And I think they have a legit shot at the Lakers' 33-game
[winning] streak [in 1971-72], as well. And only the Lakers have even a
remote shot at beating them in a playoff series. They will never lose
two games in a row this year.
“I was happy about the acquisition of Mr. Shaquille O’Neal, it was a
good move because the Celtics are trying to win it now,’’ Parish said
last week. “Before the other veterans run out of gas, [Kevin] Garnett,
[Paul] Pierce, and [Ray] Allen. So their mission is to try to win it
now. I think between those two guys [Shaquille and Jermaine O’Neal] in
the middle, the center position is secure.’’
If Chief likes it… then I like it.
OK August… you can go now. In fact… September, you're dismissed too. Let's get right to October so we can start talking real basketball again.
The rest of the links:
SI (Shaughnessy): Shaq signing will be good on and off the court | Globe: Big Baby coming to Salem | WEEI: Shaq's best commercials | Celtics Hub: Questions on the wing: Should the C's have gone safer? | Celtics Town: Obama assembles dream team at Ft. McNair