Tip-Off for 2/8/13 (featuring Eric B & Rakim): Boston Celtics showing resiliency, blow out bickering Los Angeles Lakers 116-95

Posted in Blogroll on February 8th, 2013 by Ron Glover

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Paul Pierce made sure the Lakers didn’t leave the TD Bank Garden in one piece.

So much for the Boston Celtics falling apart in the wake of Rajon Rondo’s injury. The Celtics are 6-0 without their All-Star point guard. Some reports have Rondo’s injury being not as severe and a return to the team this season is a possibility. Meanwhile, the saga that is the Los Angeles Lakers continues. The most recent episode has Dwight Howard taking to exception to Kobe Bryant suggesting he should play through his ailing shoulder. At age 27, Howard is more concerned with the long-term effects of the injury. For Bryant, time is of the essence.

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