Celtics Ready to take on Ill Grizzlies

The 4-6 Celtics are about to tip  off against the 8-2 Grizzlies. At least seven Grizzlies have been treated for a stomach virus. Grizzlies players reporting sick are Tony Allen, Jarnell Stokes,Jon Luer, Quinton Poindexter and guard Courtney Lee.The Grizzlies are off to an 8-2 start and are one of the more physical teams in the league.Memphis is lead by  Marc Gasol 7’1 265 lbs and 7’0 265 lbs Kosta Koufas. The Celtics have been averaging over 104 points ppg and living by the three’s. Boston fell short to Phoenix 118-114 last Friday. Boston however did keep Philly winless  at 0-11.The Celtics have had impressive performances  by veteran Rajon Rondo. Center Kelly Olynyk has also found a hot scoring touch by being one of the league leaders in three point shooting.The Celtics other issue on this young season is how to put the finishing touches on its opponents.Closing out games was a major issue last year and has been coming back to haunt them this year. The latest example was the loss against the Suns last week.  Growing pains are still the issue with this young team and time will be the answer for the Celtics.

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