Doc, Celtics have been down this road

What can the Celtics learn while breezing through their exhibition games? Not much

Updated: October 11, 2010, 6:49 PM ET
By Peter May | ESPNBoston.com

WALTHAM, Mass. -- Doc Rivers always hated the exhibition season as a player. The Celtics' coach vividly remembers one training camp in which his play was so uninspiring that his coach, Mike Fratello, told him: "If I didn't know you, I'd cut you. That's how bad you've been."

The previous season, Rivers had made the All-Star team.

Such is life in the NBA for the first three-plus weeks of October. For the Celtics, life so far in 2010-11 has been good in one respect -- there are no road ...

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