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How do Celtics replace Shaq?

Updated: June 1, 2011, 9:56 PM ET
By Chris Forsberg | ESPNBoston.com

What does the retirement of Shaquille O'Neal mean for the Boston Celtics moving forward? Probably more off the court than on it.

Yes, the Celtics performed at an exceptional level when O'Neal was healthy this past season. Not only was Boston 27-9 with O'Neal in the starting lineup but it was 20-5 when he played 20 minutes or more. It's that sort of impact that gave the Celtics the confidence to deal away Kendrick Perkins at the trade deadline, unaware that O'Neal's injuries would limit him ...

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