NEW YORK - Celtics president Rich Gotham pondered for some time whether to bring any lucky trinkets to Tuesday night’s NBA Draft Lottery.
But Gotham, who will be in the room where the ping-pong balls are drawn, isn’t much for superstition. He said he believes that the numbers will fall where they will fall, and that will be that.
He plans to bring along his 2008 championship ring, but nothing more.
Then he started reflecting back on the team’s season, on moments that he found inspirational. Two key instances came to mind.
The first was when Celtics forward Jeff Green made a dramatic buzzer-beating 3-pointer to beat the Miami Heat on the road in early November.
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