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Celtics Lose First Home Playoff Game

The Celtics were at the wrong end of a close game in the place where they really did not want to lose: home. The Detroit Pistons handled the Celtics well and were able to hit all kinds of shots from all angles of the court to outscore the Celtics 103-97 in Game 2 to tie […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 5-21

In this edition of the Celtics Four-Point Play, I’ll discuss Game 1 between the Celtics and Pistons, the NBA Draft Lottery, the rumored trade between the Nets and Nuggets, and the latest about Tim Donaghy. 1. The Celtics defeated the Pistons 88-79 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. I was pretty impressed by […]

KG, Celtics Continue to Dominate at Home

The NBA Eastern Conference Finals started tonight between the Celtics and Pistons in Boston. The Celtics took control of this game from the beginning. Despite a few lead changes, Boston held Detroit in check throughout most of the game. The Celtics played better defense and controlled the boards to hold onto their Game 1 win, […]

Pierce Leads Celtics to Eastern Conference Finals

The Celtics lead the entire way today, but that did not stop the Cavs from providing a scare into the heart of every Boston fan around. Paul Pierce calmed all those hearts by performing in an spectacular fashion today as he and Lebron James clashed back and forth all game in a similar fashion to […]

Celtics Still Cannot Come Up Big on the Road

In a battle throughout the game, the Celtics came up on the short end of it all once again. Guess where this game was? On the road. Boston lost Game 6 of this series against Cleveland 74-69 and continues to falter on the road. After having such a dominant Game 5 at home, many thought […]

Celtics Clinch with Clutch Win

Also read: Celtics Four-Point Play The Celtics used their clutch play to pick up a playoff-clinching win in a 90-78 final over the Pistons. They also took one huge leap toward the top seed in the Eastern Conference, by taking a 2-1 season series edge over the Pistons. Boston held a double-digit lead for much of […]

Big Baby Grows into a Big Man

The Celtics exacted revenge Saturday night against the Pistons in Detroit, winning 92-85 (NBA.com Box Score). Boston owes all its gratitude to Glen “Big Baby” Davis, who came off the bench to help power the Celtics with 20 points on 8-10 shooting. Davis, a rookie out of LSU, played most of the minutes down the […]

C’s Shift Focus to Detroit after Surviving Against Grizz

Celtics coach Doc Rivers and captain Paul Pierce would love to exact revenge against the Pistons Saturday night.(Courtesy of NBA.com) The Celtics may have been looking forward to Saturday’s clash with the Detroit Pistons, but they still hung on to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 100-96 (NBA.com Box Score) Friday night. Tony Allen came off the […]

Rick Pitino, What Were You Thinking?

What was Rick Pitino thinking? Why did he trade away Chauncey Billups for Kenny Anderson? Sure, Anderson was a veteran point guard and was pivotal for the C’s during the 2001 playoffs, but let’s be honest. Pitino really screwed up this one. Billups has become one of the top point guards in the Eastern Conference as […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (12/19)

Here’s the Celtics Four-Point Play to appear every Wednesday on Sports of Boston. This is where I will compile four (4) small and related Celtics facts and offer my own spin on a variety of Celtics news stories. The general format will be a short blurb about the story first, then my reaction tabbed underneath […]