// Four-Point Play

Giddens, Miles Officially Sign with Champs

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll look into the official signings of J.R. Giddens and Bill Walker, the reason Darius Miles is now a Celtic, and I’ll recap the Gold Medal-winning U.S. Olympic basketball team. 1. The Celtics officially signed J.R. Giddens, luring him away from a few European teams to sign a […]

Ray Allen Finally Gets Married

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll discuss Ray Allen’s overdue marriage, the Celtics signing of J.R. Giddens, the new Celtics Baby DVD, and the success of USA Basketball at the Olympics. 1. Ray Allen finally married longtime fiancee Shannon Walker Williams last weekend. WOW, there’s really not much Celtics news to report. But, […]

Gasol, Spanish Basketball Team Pose for Offensive Photo

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll take a look at that offensive Spanish photo that has Chinese fans at the Olympics in an uproar. Also, who has the No. 1 selling jersey in China? Would Kobe Bryant actually consider playing in Italy? And…How’s team USA doing in Beijing? 1. Pau Gasol and the […]

NBA Schedule Release: Good Timing for the Celtics

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll take a peek at the new Celtics schedule and why it’s a good time to release it, Paul Pierce and his recent run-in with the law, the Kwame Brown signing in Detroit, and a preview the US Olympic Basketball team. 1. The NBA released its full schedule […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 7-31

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll take a look at what Paul Pierce and Ray Allen are up to these days, I’ll make not of a worthy effort put forth by Brian Scalabrine, and I’ll reminisce on the one-year anniversary of Garnett’s trade to the Celtics. 1. Paul Pierce was recently in Spain […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 7/24

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll take a look at James Posey being introduced in New Orleans, the Celtics Dancers’ final audition, the new Celtics license plate, and the impact of the Eddie House and Tony Allen signings. 1. James Posey met with the media Wednesday in his first official press conference as […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 7-16

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll take a look at James Posey’s decision to sign with the Hornets, Eddie House’s eventual departure, the Celtics’ interest in Tyronn Lue, and the release of the Celtics Championship DVD. 1. James Posey has really stung the Celtics, signing with the New Orleans Hornets to a four-year, […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 7-9

In this edition of the Celtics Four-Point Play, I’ll discuss Corey Maggette’s free agency decision, James Posey’s talks with the Celtics, Gerald Green reappearing on an active roster, the the C’s apparent interest in a big man this summer. 1. Corey Magette did not wait long as free agency began at 12 a.m. EST Wednesday, […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 7-2

In this edition of the Celtics Four-Point Play, I’ll look at the possibility of re-signing James Posey, the Celtics’ interest in Corey Maggette, the potential future of J.R. Giddens, and the surgeries of Kendrick Perkins and Bill Walker. 1. James Posey is now an unrestricted free agent and he may sign with any team. I […]

Celtics Four-Point Play: NBA Draft Preview

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll have a full preview of the NBA Draft and a quick look back at what the Celtics had going into last year’s draft. 1. What a difference a year makes: In 2007, the Celtics had the No. 5 selection in the NBA Draft. It’s truly to amazing […]

Celtics Four-Point Play: Banner #17 Edition

I will devote the entire Four-Point Play to the NBA Finals against Lakers, which saw the Celtics win 4-2. I will analyze the play of MVP Paul Pierce, how the Celtics contained Kobe Bryant, why Phil Jackson kept starting Vladamir Radmanovic, and how the “numbers” played out in Game 6. 1. Paul Pierce was named […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 6-12

In this edition of the Celtics Four-Point Play, I’ll comment on Paul Pierce’s Game 1 dramatics, do a recap of Games 1-3 of the NBA Finals, offer my opinion of the Tim Donaghy situation, talk about Rajon Rondo’s injured ankle in a small preview of Game 4. 1. Paul Pierce was carried off the floor and wheelchaired […]

Celtics Four-Point Play: Finals Preview

In this edition of the Celtics Four-Point Play, I will talk about the NBA Finals. I’ll analyze the impact of Kendrick Perkins, the possibility of seeing Tony Allen, how Kobe Bryant ranks in among the top players in the NBA, and I’ll offer my full NBA Finals prediction. 1. Kendrick Perkins has averaged 7.2 points […]

Celtics Four-Point Play: NBA Finals Edition

Due to the intense series against the Pistons, I apologize for holding off the Four-Point Play until the series was over. In this weekend-NBA Finals edition of the Four-Point Play, I will recap the Celtics Eastern Conference Championship win, who I think really stepped up in big spots, discuss what happens with the Pistons next, […]

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 […]