Perkins: We lacked intensity

Following this afternoon’s loss to the Chicago Bulls in Game 1 of a first-round playoff series, Celtics center Kendrick Perkins said his team did not bring the intensity necessary for a playoff game.

“Playing against a young team, the most important thing is that you’ve got to bring a lot of energy,” said Perkins. “We’re not just going to show up and beat teams.”


Loading Comments...

Ski season updates, free from The Boston Globe.
Get the Globe's free newsletter, It's All Downhill, for the latest from the slopes.
Thanks for signing up!
Sports Q
Who is your Red Sox sleeper?
February 22, 2017 | 7:30 AM