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Coach Mazzulla may not be your "Average Joe"

 

Kudos to Celtics Coach Joe Mazzulla! Since taking over the reins from Ime Udoka, he has amassed a record of 71-29 in his first 100 games - a winning percentage of .710.


To be honest, I was skeptical when Brad Stevens decided to go with a young coach with some negative history in his college playing days. But Mazzulla has more-than-weathered the storm.

Per StatMuse.com,  Here are the winningest Celtics coaches, all-time:

K C Jones - .751

Bill Fitch - .738

Joe Mazzulla - .710

Celtics fans have been through some tough times over the past decades - with the Rick Pitino era taking the "Booby Prize". Joe has taken some hits - some perhaps deserved - but he has persevered and the initial results are in. We very likely don't have an "Average Joe" in charge of perhaps the finest sports franchise ever. 

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