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Celtics Four-Point Play 5-15

I decided to hold off the Celtics Four-Point Play until after Game 5. I’ll devote a couple points to the Celtics’ 96-89 win. I’ll also look at Danny Ainge winning the Executive of the Year Award and offer up my prediction for the rest of the Celtics-Cavs series. 1. The Celtics defeated the Cavaliers 96-89 […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 5-7

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll discuss Kobe Bryant winning the NBA MVP, Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers getting the monkey off their backs, my final reaction to the Hawks series, and how the Celtics can stop LeBron James this series. 1. Kobe Bryant was named the NBA MVP for the first time […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 4-30

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I will discuss what I think will happen in the next two games, Doc Rivers losing Coach of the Year, a certain user of this site (Shotgun), and I’ll answer a user question from the mailbag. 1. The Celtics and Hawks are tied at two games apiece. Game […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (4-23)

This edition of the Four-Point Play will be entirely devoted to Mike Bibby’s comments about the Celtics as “fair weather” fans. I will have four separate but related points to make about his stupid, baseless comments. 1. Mike Bibby told reporters after Game 1 of the Hawks-Celtics first round series: “(The crowd was) kind of […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (4-16)

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll look into Doc Rivers’ chances of winning Coach of the Year, Kevin Garnett winning the Red Auerbach award, this week’s Sports Illustrated Cover, and my thoughts on the upcoming playoffs. 1. Doc Rivers was recently picked by one person on the ESPN panel to win the NBA […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (4-9)

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I will discuss the ridiculousness of Celtics playoff tickets, the recent play of the bench players, and the old Celtics at Fenway’s Opening Day. Also, in light of the recent NCAA Final Four, I’ll examine a couple players from Kansas, North Carolina, Memphis, and/or UCLA that I think […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 4-2

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I will discuss Doc Rivers being named Eastern Conference Coach of the Month again, the importance of clinching home-court advantage throughout the playoffs, the sellout of the Celtics playoffs strips, and a radio reminder about a couple Celtics games in April. 1. Celtics coach Doc Rivers was named […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 3-26

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I’ll take a look at the KG winning Player of the Week, the Garden’s identity crisis, the “retirement” of Chris Webber, and the effect of Dirk Nowitzki’s injury on the rest of the NBA. 1. Earlier this week, Kevin Garnett was named the Eastern Conference player of the […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 3-12

In this edition of the Four-Point Play, I will discuss the Rockets’ amazing win streak, the significance of 50 wins, my impression of P.J. Brown/Sam Cassell, and the emergence of Kendrick Perkins. 1. The Houston Rockets have won a franchise-record 19 games in a row, to move themselves within 1.5 games of the Western Conference […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (3-6)

Here’s the Celtics Four-Point Play, which is a day late today due to the Pistons game Wednesday night. I will cover Kendrick Perkins’ resurgence, Sam Cassell’s trip to Maryland, Gabe Pruitt going to Utah, and Scot Pollard’s season-ending injury.  1. In his last three games, Kendrick Perkins has averaged 13.3 points (67% FG), 13.7 rebounds, […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (2/27)

If you’re familiar with this column, you’re used to me spouting that I’ll write this every Wednesday and describe what the structure means. Now, I’m just gonna give a small synopsis of what the user can expect before reading on. I’m going to comment on the new acquisition of P.J. Brown, Sam Cassell’s buyout possibility, […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (2-20)

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 […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (2/13)

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 […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (2/6)

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 […]

Celtics Four-Point Play (1/31)

Here’s the Celtics Four-Point Play to appear every Wednesday (Thursday this time) 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 […]