5 Reasons the New-Look Boston Celtics Can Make a Second-Half Run

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5 Reasons the New-Look Boston Celtics Can Make a Second-Half Run
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The Boston Celtics stormed into the All-Star break by winning eight of their final nine games, an impressive mark that looks even better with the team's numerous injuries. All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo and bench-scoring spark plug Leandro Barbosa both tore their ACL, and rookie Jared Sullinger—arguably the team's best rebounder—saw his season cut short after undergoing back surgery. 

As the Celtics head down the home stretch after the All-Star break, it'll be difficult for them to sustain that winning percentage in the long term. But for all the glaring weaknesses and hurdles standing in their way, here are five reasons why the Celtics can make a strong run heading into the playoffs.

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