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ON BASKETBALL

Jared Sullinger making strong impression on Celtics

Sometimes Jared Sullinger just smiles, knowing the battle is not worth fighting, at least not now, not until he earns his respect and gains a reputation.

Regardless of a stellar prep career, and his time at Ohio State, where he developed into a first-round draft pick of the Celtics, Sullinger’s NBA status is that of a lowly first-year player.

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