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Can the Boston Celtics Keep It Going Without Rajon Rondo
January 7th, 2013 at 5:35 PM
Coming off easily their most impressive two game stretch of the year the Boston Celtics suffered a setback Monday afternoon when they learned that point guard Rajon Rondo will be suspended for tonights game with the New York Knicks for making contact with an official during Boston's 89-81 win over...

Boston Celtics- LA Clippers: Keys to Victory
December 27th, 2012 at 2:43 PM
Coming off one of their better wins of the season Tuesday night over the Brooklyn Nets the Boston Celtics look to build off their strong performance when they open a three game west coast trip Thursday night at 10:30 p.m. against the L.A. Clippers. Currently the hottest teams in the league...

Boston Celtics Weekend in Review – Answering the Bell, Kind Of
December 3rd, 2012 at 12:47 PM
Story On Wednesday night, after the Boston Celtics were run out of their own building by the Brooklyn Nets, Celtic coach Doc Rivers called his team out, saying that they were soft and had no toughness in his postgame press conference.  It seemed to rally the Celtics over the weekend as...

Boston Celtics-San Antonio Spurs: What to Watch For
November 21st, 2012 at 12:39 PM
The Boston Celtics will face a true test on Wednesday night when tip-off against the San Antonio Spurs at 7:30 p.m. from TD Garden. The Celtics have been merely mediocre through the first 11 games of the 2012-2013 NBA season, and none of their six wins have inspired a whole...

Opening Night: Boston Celtics Vs Miami Heat – What the Watch For
October 30th, 2012 at 3:19 PM
The Boston Celtics will open the 2012-2013 NBA season tonight at 8 p.m. when they take on the Miami Heat at Miami's American Airlines Arena. In the grand scheme of things the game does not mean much. It is game one of an 82 game season. However opening night is...

Boston Celtics-Philadelphia 76ers Preseason: What to Watch For
October 15th, 2012 at 5:35 PM
Fans always need a little extra incentive to watch the preseason in any sport. It is often intriguing to tune in and see how certain players look, but the game itself, given that it doesn't actually matter, can often be somewhat of a drag. However when the Boston Celtics go...

Boston Celtics Summer League Opens Today
July 9th, 2012 at 9:26 AM
Orlando's AirTan Airways Pro Summer league opens today and the Boston Celtics play the first of their 10 summer league games at 1:00 pm at Orlando's Amway Center. For Celtic fans it's an opportunity to get their first look at Celtic draft picks Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo, and Kris Joseph....

How Chris Bosh’s Return Impacts Boston Celtics’ Chances Against Miami Heat
June 5th, 2012 at 1:33 PM
Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh has been out since sustaining an abdominal strain in game one of Miami's Eastern Conference Semifinal series against the Indiana Pacers. After sitting out the final five games against Indiana and the first four against Boston, all indications are that Bosh will return in time...

Boston Celtics and the Importance of Kevin Garnett
May 21st, 2012 at 10:53 AM
Kevin Garnett has been absolutely brilliant during the first two rounds of the 2012 NBA playoffs. He came up with one of the best games of his Celtic career in game six of Boston's first round series to eliminate the Atlanta Hawks. He carried them to victory in game one...

Paul Pierce’s Knee and How It Effects the Boston Celtics
May 12th, 2012 at 7:24 PM
Paul Pierce is battling a strained MCL in his left knee suffered prior to Game 4 of the Boston Celtics' Eastern Conference Quarterfinals series versus the Atlanta Hawks. While Pierce expects to play tonight in Game 1 of the Celtics' second round series with the Philadelphia 76ers, his status bears...

Boston Celtics-Philadelphia 76ers Round 2 Series Preview
May 11th, 2012 at 7:05 PM
The Boston Celtics open Round 2 of the 2012 NBA Playoffs against the Philadelphia 76ers Saturday May 12th at 8 pm. Fresh off their six game win over the Atlanta Hawks in Round 1 the Celtics will have home court advantage against the 76ers, and Games 1 and 2 will take...

Playoff Focus: Kevin Garnett in the Post
May 10th, 2012 at 5:05 PM
The Atlanta Hawks match up pretty well with the Boston Celtics and, going into Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Hawks with Boston up 3-2, there don't appear to be too many matchups the Celtics can exploit. Rajon Rondo has an obvious advantage over Jeff Teague, but Teague...

All the Boston Celtics Need is One More Fast Start
May 7th, 2012 at 2:17 PM
The Boston Celtics had struggled in the first quarter through the first three games of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Atlanta Hawks. They managed to break the 20 point barrier just once and have repeatedly failed to come out and jump on the Hawks the way they should. This...

Should the Boston Celtics Fear the Atlanta Hawks?
April 23rd, 2012 at 4:24 PM
After both the Atlanta Hawks and Orlando Magic lost last night, the fourth seeded Boston Celtics are now locked in to play Atlanta in the first round of the 2012 NBA playoffs. The Celtics hold the higher seed by virtue of winning the Atlantic Division for the fifth straight year....

Kevin Garnett Faces Off Against Tim Duncan in Clash of NBA Titans
April 4th, 2012 at 12:51 AM
As has been posted here before, Kevin Garnett been waging war on the NBA's best big men lately. His recent victims have included Al Jefferson, Kevin Love and Chris Bosh. However Wednesday night's 7:30 matchup against the San Antonio Spurs represents a new challenge for KG - fellow future Hall...

Game Preview: Boston Celtics- Los Angeles Clippers, Searching for Quality Wins
March 12th, 2012 at 9:19 PM
Story The Celtics search for quality wins continues tonight when they take on the L.A. Clippers. The Celtics again let a golden opportunity for a huge win slip through their fingers yesterday with their three point loss to the Lakers. Tonight's 10:30 tilt represents another opportunity to stamp their name on...

Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers Preview and Why This Rivalry Will Always Matter
March 11th, 2012 at 1:02 PM
The Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers face off today at 3:30 at the Staples Center. As usual Celtics-Lakers doesn't need any additional hype, but if it did, Lakers center Andrew Bynum was ready to supply it yesterday. "We're going at they head," Bynum shouted across the Laker locker room after...

The Boston Celtics and Why They Always Win
March 7th, 2012 at 6:01 PM
The Boston Celtics play the Philadelphia 76ers tonight at 7:00, and if they win they will be in first place atop the Atlantic Division. Anyone who has followed the NBA this year has got to be wondering how this is possible. How can the Celtics, with everything they have gone...