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Celtics montage: ‘Thank you Big Baby’ Glen Davis

Posted By Ben Rohrbach On January 23, 2012 @ 8:21 pm In General | No Comments

Just as they did a week ago for Kendrick Perkins [1], the Celtics [2] honored Glen “Big Baby” Davis with a tribute video during the first timeout of Monday night’s game against the Magic. A member of the 2007-08 NBA championship team and a key contributor in the 2010 NBA Finals [3] run, Davis was traded along with Von Wafer [4] to Orlando in exchange for Brandon Bass [5] after the lockout.

Considering the Garden was far from filled (Patriots hangover, anyone?), the montage didn’t have quite the emotional impact Perk’s did [6]. Prior to the game, Dwight Howard [7] guessed that his new teammate might shed a tear during the video, but the opposite turned out to be true. Big Baby was all smiles as he waived to the cheering crowd. There were dry eyes pretty much everywhere in the house.

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[1] Kendrick Perkins: http://media.weei.com/basketball/kendrick-perkins.htm

[2] Celtics: http://media.weei.com/basketball/boston-celtics.htm

[3] NBA Finals: http://media.weei.com/basketball/nba-finals.htm

[4] Von Wafer: http://media.weei.com/basketball/von-wafer.htm

[5] Brandon Bass: http://media.weei.com/basketball/brandon-bass.htm

[6] the emotional impact Perk’s did: http://greenstreet.weei.com/sports/boston/basketball/celtics/2012/01/16/celtics-montage-thank-you-kendrick-perkins/

[7] Dwight Howard: http://media.weei.com/basketball/dwight-howard.htm

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