Jamaal Magloire

NBA PREVIEW

CAPSULES BY ORLANDO SENTINEL

TEAMS LISTED IN ORDER OF PREDICTED FINISH

Eastern conference

ATLANTIC

BOSTON CELTICS

Last season -- 24-58 (5th in Atlantic)

Coach -- Doc Rivers (9th NBA season, 273-312)

Projected starting five -- C Kendrick Perkins, F Kevin Garnett, F Paul Pierce, G Ray Allen, G Rajon Rondo

What to expect -- The Celtics will be the most improved team in the league, igniting an interest in the team that hasn't been seen since Boston's glory days back in the 1980s. Garnett couldn't carry the Minnesota Timberwolves, but he will get better help with the Celtics.

NEW JERSEY NETS

Last season -- 41-41 (2nd in...

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