Celtics: Five most important players
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The Big Three are still here. So is Rajon Rondo. And the Celtics added some big names this offseason, including Shaquille O'Neal (left) and old friend Delonte West (right). It would be easy to say that the performance of those players will dictate the team's success this season, but several others on the squad figure to have a dramatic impact. Without stating the obvious -- Kevin Garnett's health is of course crucial -- let's take a deeper look at the five players most critical to the team's success this season.