Doc Rivers: Enough talking

Celtics coach says defensive lapses will land players on bench

Updated: February 10, 2010, 8:25 AM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

Celtics coach Doc Rivers indicated Monday that the reason for his team's recent struggles is a combination of small things at both ends of the court. But as the Celtics set about the process of fixing what ails them, the primary focus is obvious: defense.

"One of the things we made clear is that you'll be playing [based] on your defense," Rivers said. "If we made anything clear [Monday], it's that you can make 10 [3-pointers] in a row, but if you're not getting stops, you're going to come ...

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