It's a new year for the Boston Celtics. A very new year. Only four players remain from the Celtics' 2012 playoff roster, meaning that there is some obvious gelling that has to occur. There are things that could inhibit such gelling, though, so what are some foolish mistakes that Boston is making with its new roster?
Doc Rivers is one of the best coaches in the business, but he is not immune to mistakes. While he has done an incredible job leading this team over the years, there are certain things he has been doing thus far this season that could afford to change. Some of those things involve minutes given to players while others are just about pure X's and O's.
The C's have one of the most talent-laden ballclubs in the game, so anything short of an NBA championship would be a disappointment this year.
So, let's go over five things Rivers has been doing that have not been too conducive to such title hopes.