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Doc's warnings go unheard

With KG and Rondo out, the Celtics lose their way against the Hornets

Updated: December 31, 2010, 10:00 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

"[After Kevin Garnett's injury,] I heard a couple guys say we need guys to step up. I said, 'We don't need anyone to step up; we just need you to step into your role and do what you do.' I think what happens, guys do try to do more -- more than their ability -- and that's why you lose games." -- Celtics coach Doc Rivers before Friday's game against the Hornets

BOSTON -- Celtics coach Doc Rivers tried to warn his troops. It's almost as if he knew exactly how the script would play out three ...

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