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New-look Celtics aren't (just) 'The Big Three'

Updated: October 10, 2007, 2:31 PM ET
By John Hollinger | ESPN Insider

WALTHAM, Mass. -- First things first: Let's get this nickname thing straightened out.

Call Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen what you will, but don't call them "The Big Three."

"Honestly, I don't like that," Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers said at the team's media day on Friday. "Because [Kevin] McHale, [Robert] Parish and [Larry] Bird were 'The Big Three.' So come up with another one."

Point taken. Celtics fans will have to create a different moniker for Boston's All-Star ...

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