// LaMarcus Aldridge

Celtics Handle Blazers 104-86

Coming off the worst loss in the “Big Three” era, the Celtics delivered a beat down of their own, dominating the Portland Trail Blazers 104-86 Friday night at the TD Garden. Boston jumped out to a 27-17 lead after the first quarter behind a balanced offensive attack. Led by Rajon Rondo (8), all five Celtics […]

NBA Players Head Abroad: The Effects on International Basketball and the Future of the NBA

The NBA lockout will soon reach the two month mark, and with union leaders and NBA officials declining to meet with one another in the past few weeks, it appears the problems causing the lockout will not be resolved before the start of the new season. Many players, from star Deron Williams to rookie Kyle Singler, […]

The NBA All-Star Game: Who Belongs Now, Who Belongs in the Future?

This weekend, the NBA’s most talented players will convene for the 2011 All-Star Game at Staples Center in Los Angeles. A pointless exhibition, the honor of achieving All-Star status is likely more important to many players than the actual game itself. The game acts as a showcase for the league, stretched out over a three-day […]

Celtics Grind One Out Over Blazers 88-78

Ray Allen led the way for visiting Boston as the Celtics led most of the way in an 88-78 victory over the Blazers in Portland. Allen was the top scorer for Boston with 18, including 3-of-6 from three point range. Paul Pierce had 17, and Rajon Rondo added 11. Semih Erden saw lots of court […]