Jared Sullinger 'not letting anyone else get any rebounds'

On Monday in New Orleans, Jared Sullinger tied his career high by grabbing 20 rebounds:

Last night against the Bulls, Sully pulled down another 16 boards, giving him 36 in a two-game span:

Brad Stevens noted how impressive Sullinger has been in the post lately, especially against taller guys like Anthony Davis, Omer Asik, Joakim Noah and Pau Gasol:

Isaiah Thomas perhaps summed up it up best:

After Wednesday's victory of Chicago, Sullinger attributed his rebounding prowess to his mother.  Via Marc D'Amico of Celtics.com:

That's a blessing my mom gave me; she gave me her booty, so I can give all the credit to my mama.

Before this week, Sully's previous season high in rebounds was 15, a number he'd reached three times in 2015-16.  Overall, his average of 9.7 boards per game ranks 12th in the league.

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