Boston Celtics remind opponent of the San Antonio Spurs

Are the Boston Celtics the Baby Spurs?
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The Boston Celtics don't have a star, but they do have a deep group of unselfish, complimentary pieces. That's valuable over the course of an 82-game season, but can only take a team so far in the playoffs. 

In the meantime, it's better to build a solid foundation than do nothing and wait for a superstar to come along, and the former is exactly what the Celtics are doing. During Tuesday's 124-91 victory over Olimpia Milano, several opposing players saw it in their play:

Well, this is obviously the highest compliment any basketball team can ever receive. Now all Boston needs to compete for a championship is someone like Kawhi Leonard. Or Tim Duncan. Or LaMarcus Aldridge.

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