Celtics coach Brad Stevens wants rookie Kelly Olynyk to be more aggressive, adding, "He's got to become a stretch [power forward] that is a really hard matchup."
Celtics coach Brad Stevens confirmed that Rajon Rondo (knee) will not play vs. the Knicks on Wednesday as a precaution.
Chris Johnson hit 6-of-8 shots and two 3-pointers for 14 points, three rebounds and two steals in Tuesday's loss to the Pacers.
Kelly Olynyk came off the bench and hit 1-of-9 shots for three points and seven rebounds on Tuesday.
Jared Sullinger hit 8-of-17 shots and a 3-pointer for 17 points and nine rebounds in 26 minutes.
Jerryd Bayless started for the Celtics on Tuesday but hit just 1-of-6 shots for three points, two rebounds and three assists in 21 minutes.
Rajon Rondo hit just 4-of-15 shots for eight points, eight assists and two steals in Tuesday's loss to the Pacers, and is not expected to play on Wednesday against the Knicks.
Jeff Green hit just 3-of-16 shots for 12 points, four rebounds and two assists in 37 minutes in Tuesday's loss.
Kris Humphries started at center for the Celtics on Tuesday and hit 6-of-10 shots for 15 points, nine rebounds, one steal and no blocks in 26 minutes.
Rajon Rondo started for the Celtics on Tuesday, meaning he isn't expected to play on Wednesday against the Knicks.
The Celtics have signed Chris Babb to a second 10-day contract.
Rajon Rondo (knee) indicated that he's not ready to play in both of the Celtics' back-to-back games on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Jerryd Bayless kept up his solid play vs. the Pistons on Sunday, notching 15 points with four boards, four assists, one steal and zero turnovers in 37 minutes of action.
Brandon Bass was held to single-digits for the second straight game on Sunday, going 2-of-8 from the field for five points.
Rajon Rondo handed out a season-high 18 assists without a single turnover during Sunday's win vs. the Pistons, while scoring 11 points with one 3-pointer, two rebounds and three steals.