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Jared Sullinger and Trey Burke, Childhood Friends, Will Team up Again in Rising Star Challenge
February 14th, 2014 at 6:31 AM
Jared Sullinger and Trey Burke go way back. In fact, they go back generations. Basketball is in their blood and that blood is tied together. Both boys grew up in Columbus, Ohio with fathers who taught them the game.  ***PHOTO1*** Jonathan Abrams put together a wonderful in depth piece on Grantland about the...

Jared Sullinger Should Be Sitting Out to Rest His Hand, Which is Drastically Affecting His Shooting Accuracy
January 6th, 2014 at 2:39 PM
The idea of Celtic Pride is older than the banners hanging from the rafters in the TDGarden. This summer "ubuntu" was retired when Doc Rivers, Paul Pierce, and Kevin Garnett left Boston. Jared Sullinger promised that this new group of Boston Celtics was going to play with Celtic Pride all year....

Vitor Faverani Should Be the Starting Center for the Boston Celtics
October 17th, 2013 at 11:39 AM
When the Boston Celtics signed Vitor Faverani this summer, fans raced to their computer to see what they could dig up on the big Brazilian. Many brushed it off as a signing of a bench warmer or a project. His three-year guaranteed contract raised some eye-brows and caused some people to...

Boston Celtics Training Camp Countdown – 12 Questions: Who Will Be Traded First?
September 21st, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Danny Ainge is willing to trade anyone and everyone. He's proved it numerous times just ask Kendrick Perkins, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Jason Terry, and Fab Melo. No one is safe, even Fab Melo. ***PHOTO1*** It seems likely that Ainge will continue to mold this roster over the course of the season,...

Boston Celtics Training Camp Countdown – 12 Questions: What Should Kelly Olynyk’s Nickname Be?
September 20th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
We are now only 11 days away from Boston Celtics training camp. Yesterday we discussed who would be the biggest surprise, and Gerald Wallace came out on top. Today, we will look at something a little more light hearted: nicknames. ***PHOTO1*** Question 2: What would be an appropriate nickname for Kelly Olynyk? A...