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Gregg Popovich does a lot that seems simple, but is powerful. Those actions are powerful because men of his stature aren’t known — or in some cases, expected — to behave this way.

Take the recent decision to bench club legend Tony Parker for youngster Dejounte Murray. This move could have caused a locker-room rift had Popovich not given Parker the respect to talk him through it

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If it feels as though the whole NBA All-Star selection process is happening inordinately fast this season, it’s because it is. We usually wait a full week between the announcements of the starters and reserves for the All-Star teams, but things are expedited because we have a draft to not watch!

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Everyone laughed and ripped off jokes about Pierce’s Jan. 4 declaration that the Celtics shouldn’t briefly interrupt the night of his jersey retirement in Boston to honor Isaiah Thomas. But Pierce stuck to his guns. On Tuesday, we found out the Celtics will not show an Isaiah tribute video, instead focusing all attention on The Truth.
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