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Deceptive December

Celtics thriving so far this month

By Shira Springer
Globe Staff / December 20, 2004

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When the NBA released the Celtics' schedule, December appeared more than daunting with 16 games (10 on the road) in 31 days. A five-game West Coast swing, a two-game tour of Texas, four sets of back-to-backs, road games against East rivals Cleveland and Miami. Given the Celtics' youth and shortage of time together, December loomed as a make-or-break month, even ... (Full article: 617 words)

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