Yes, Celtics have flaws

Full-game effort, rebounding and play against elite teams could be better

Updated: December 18, 2009, 11:38 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

The Celtics boast a double-digit win streak, own the best record in basketball and are headed toward a Christmas showdown against a top rival.

Sound familiar?

While Boston's 2009-10 campaign isn't quite as glossy as last season's 27-2 start, which featured a 19-game winning streak, there are still plenty of similarities between the campaigns.

Chief among the differences, however, is the fact that Celtics coach Doc Rivers likes the brand of basketball his team is playing, which ...

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