Three years ago, returning to TD Garden as a member of the Brooklyn Nets, Kevin Garnett said he’ll bleed green until he’s “six feet under”. And in his six years with the Celtics plus the four since he was traded, he’s given us no reason to doubt that statement.
KG’s loyalty to Boston is as strong as ever, and he’s even managed to form a bond with Isaiah Thomas. Prior to game 3, he sent IT a motivational video which Thomas shared with the team in the locker room. According to Avery Bradley, it helped them in their approach on Friday night:
The C’s took KG’s words to heart and rallied together for a 104-87 win in Chicago, the C’s have a chance to even up the series on Sunday night. Tip-off is at 6:30.
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