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Jaylen Brown clearly first-team All-Defense, says Celtics veteran

Posted on AllSides April 4th, 2024
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BOSTON — When the Celtics traded away Marcus Smart last summer, it was clear they needed to reestablish their defensive identity. Smart was the heart, soul and communicator of a Celtics defense that impressed over the past few seasons, symbolized by his 2021-22 Defensive Player of the Year nod. So insert Jaylen Brown, who clearly took it to heart the Celtics needed a new defensive leader. He’s inserted himself into that conversation all season, often guarding the opposition’s best player. That’s been seen when Brown guards a Zion Williamson, Luka...

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