It seems the Celtics are recovering quite nicely from the loss of Ray Allen, and coach Doc Rivers can’t hide his satisfaction. The Celtics have re-signed Kevin Garnett and Brandon Bass, signed free agents Jason Terry, Jeff Green, and Chris Wilcox, and the acquisition of Courtney Lee through a sign-and-trade with the Rockets would give the Celtics a retooled roster. Before Rivers watched the Celtics’ shorthanded summer league team on Thursday night — missing three players because of the trade — he offered his state of the franchise.
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