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Video: CSNNE Shows Stark Difference Between Heat, Celtics Big 3′s

Nothing sums up the differences between the Heat and the Celtics than this video posted on CSNNE.com. This Miami Heat team has always been about flash and arrogance, as opposed to being able to get your hands dirty when you needed to in order to win the big game. The latter is exactly what the […]

Big Man Options for Celtics in Free Agency

After Danny Ainge pulled the trigger on the deadline day trade that sent Kendrick Perkins and Nate Robinson to the Thunder in exchange for Jeff Green and Nenad Krstic, the Celtics suddenly became dangerously thin at the big man position. Now, entering an offseason full of uncertainty, that void has only expanded. As of now, […]

How About Greg Oden to the Celtics?

In what seemed like a panic-stricken move at this past season’s trade deadline, Danny Ainge pulled the trigger in a surprising move with the Oklahoma City Thunder, sending away Kendrick Perkins and breaking up the bond between the Celtics’ starting five. The Celtics were left with uncertainty at the center position with Shaquille O’Neal, Jermaine […]

Fantasy Basketball Roundup: All-Star Break Recap

Instead of the usual bells and whistles for this week, I thought it would be fun to look back at what we have seen this season and highlight some of the good, the bad, and the ugly. The good will obviously be players who have outperformed expectations. The bad will be those players who have […]

SoB NBA Power Rankings: 12-30-09

Hello loyal readers, and welcome to the second edition of Sports of Boston’s bi-weekly NBA Power Rankings. We decided to set it up a little different this week. Four of our experts (Andrew Kipp, KC, Teddy Byrne, and John Scullane) ranked who they think are the top 10 teams in the NBA . The teams […]

Fantasy Basketball Roundup: Week 6

Oh no! I am facing a notorious streamer this week in one of my leagues. Since he started this strategy, he is has won two league championships in a row. Personally, I don’t like facing streamers (obviously), but hey, as long as the league is set up to let you get away with it, then […]

Fantasy Basketball 2009-10 Draft Preview

The 2009-10 basketball season is just a couple days away and many fantasy leagues will be drafting their teams this weekend. This is why I took it upon myself to comprise a top-10 list for each position, along with likes/dislikes. In addition to the lists, I will give you the secret to finding success when […]

Fantasy Basketball Review: Week 16 (2-9 – 2-15)

This week’s edition of ‘The Review” will be interesting since the NBA All-Star weekend got in the way of a week’s worth of action. As a result, we will have players with some pretty impressive numbers. The most games any team played this past week was two. So for the bulk of these numbers, it […]

Celtics Dominate First Match Against Oden

The ping pong balls didn’t bounce right for the Boston Celtics in the 2007 NBA Draft Lottery. They didn’t land the top pick, and they didn’t land the second pick, either (presumed to be Greg Oden and Kevin Durant). Instead, they landed the fifth pick, and as they say…”the rest is history.” We didn’t know […]

Did the Celts dodge a bullet?

In what has been a rollercoaster of an off-season for the Celtics, maybe they actually came out ahead. ESPN.com reports that the Trail Blazers vaunted rookie center Greg Oden will most likely miss the 07-08 season after undergoing knee surgery on Thursday. Cartilage damage was found during an exploratory procedure thus micro-fracture surgery was performed […]

Celtics Four-Point Play 9/12

Here’s the second post of a weekly series of the Celtics Four-Point Play to appear every Wednesday morning 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 […]