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Trail Blazers 109, Celtics 96

Young Celtics given a lesson by Trail Blazers

As constructed, the Celtics will face teams with more talent almost every night. Their best chance to win is to play excellent defense, excellent offense, excellent everything, with the other team making enough mistakes to hurt its own chances.

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