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Faverani Out of Favor
Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports

The Celtics tried to combat the superior size of the Brooklyn Nets with speed and quickness and got burned for it. The tandem of Brook Lopez backing down all challengers and Kevin Garnett hitting midrange jumpers worked perfectly against the smaller Celtics front line. The C's have enough tape on Garnett to know how to stop him but unfortunately it's all been moved to the Media Relations department in preparation for the most epic of all montage videos (expect Coldplay, Paula Cole, and Bee Gees as all part of the musical accompaniment). Had Brad Stevens properly scouted Lopez he would have assigned assistant coach Rajon Rondo the duty of drawing him pictures of Wolverine. It's the best way to render Lopez powerless...

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