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A midsummer’s tweet tour of some of the things we hold dear, and some of the things we relegate to “Oh, dear!’’

Year ago, all talk was about Rajon Rondo emerging as Celts new leader. Few followed. Now he’s last man standing.

It’s almost the All-Star break and it keeps coming back to John Lackey. Of course the stat geeks factored that into the equation in Feb.

 Goaltending is 50 percent of the equation. Until you don’t have it. Then it’s 90 percent of the problem.

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