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Cassell does his part with Celtics

Sam Cassell making defensive plays, such as this block of the Spurs' Michael Finley? In eight games with the Celtics, the point guard known for his offense has two blocks and six steals. Sam Cassell making defensive plays, such as this block of the Spurs' Michael Finley? In eight games with the Celtics, the point guard known for his offense has two blocks and six steals. (Eric Gray/Associated Press)
By Peter May
Globe Staff / March 26, 2008

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Here's a bell-ringer, as they used to call big, big stories a long time ago, just before Sam Cassell broke into the NBA: The newest Celtic has twice as many blocked shots as 3-point field goals - and six times as many steals. (Full article: 1047 words)

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