The Celtics had the Orlando Magic where they wanted them last night. Their big guns and newcomers were ready to go, not worn down by a long season, simply motivated to make up for last season’s Game 7 playoff loss - on their home court.
Instead, the Magic took up where they left off last May, taking an 83-78 victory over the Celtics.
Both presented revamped versions of last season’s teams. But Orlando is making a smoother transition.
“We are not functioning well a...