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Williams, Randolph blending nicely with Celtics

It was actually almost too much for Terrence Williams to handle. Not only did Celtics coach Doc Rivers strongly suggest he play point guard in the next chapter of his NBA life, he told Williams to attack the basket like a fullback chasing a first down.

Williams hasn’t had such confidence instilled in him before. For years, he was a man without a position, an athletic 6-foot-6 inch defender who did not fit the mold of shooting guard or point guard.

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