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Streamlined Celtics a team built for speed

The Celtics will be presenting some varied and versatile lineups as the preseason continues with a game against the 76ers at Philadelphia Monday.

Many of the team’s offseason acquisitions super-sized the Celtics. But the Celtics simultaneously have been streamlining lineups in an attempt to synchronize with Rajon Rondo.

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