Tagged: ‘Kyrie Irving’

A Top Heavy Eastern Conference Could Open Door for Boston Celtics Playoff Birth
August 17th, 2013 at 5:05 AM
The NBA's Eastern Conference is a lot like the Kool-Aid man, extremely top heavy. Barring any unforeseeable set-backs (injuries, suspensions, fighting in the stands), the top four seeds in the East look pretty secure: The Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls, Brooklyn Nets, and Indiana Pacers, in no particular order. Those are the...

Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett Don’t Deliver, Boston Celtics Lose Fourth Straight
January 22nd, 2013 at 10:05 PM
Kyrie Irving scored 40 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 95-90 Tuesday night at the Quicken Loans Arena. The Celtics got 17 points, 13 rebounds and 8 assists from Rajon Rondo, but Celtic mainstays Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett shot just 8-28 from the floor. Rookie Jared...