The Boston Celtics have gotten off to a rough start this season with just five wins and eight losses. With the Celtics often facing an uphill battle, the team's young rookies haven't had much of an opportunity to contribute.
Coach Doc Rivers is a firm believer that every player must earn their playing time, and these rookies are no exception.
It is no surprise that on any given night, these guys could go down in the box score as a "DNP – Coach's Decision."
With many veterans ahead of them on the depth chart, these rookies find themselves scraping up the garbage time.
Limited minutes aside, here are the early-season grades from the Celtics greenhorns.