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Celtics Lose Stiemsma to Timberwolves, Sign Collins and Christmas

Greg Stiemsma is pulling a reverse Kevin Garnett and leaving the Boston Celtics to join the Minnesota Timberwolves, the team Garnett spent the first 12 seasons of his career with. Stiemsma signed a one year $3 million offer sheet from the Timberwolves. Since the Celtics don’t own Stiemsma’s Birds rights and are over the NBA’s […]

Poor Defensive Effort Costs Celtics In Loss to Thunder

The Celtics allowed the Oklahoma City Thunder to shoot 58% from the field in a 94-82 loss Wednesday evening. Oklahoma City’s electrifying effort was led by explosive 2nd year point guard, Russel Westbrook. The Celts couldn’t find an answer for Westbrook, who finished the game with 26 points and five assists. For the second day in […]

Wild Shootout Ends in Celtics’ Loss to Orlando

The Celtics’ summer league team stormed back, blew a lead, and couldn’t complete a second comeback on their way to a 85-82 loss to the Orlando Magic Monday afternoon. The Celtics were down by as many as 13 in the first quarter before they sped up to a nine-point lead in the 3rd. However, with […]

Celtics Open Summer League Play With Rout of Jazz

As players are trying to make statements about their worth in the NBA, the Celtics’ Orlando Summer League team made a collective statement in their opening game Monday night, crushing the Utah Jazz 87-56. Bill Walker led the summer squad with 14 points, while big man Nick Fazekas added 13, including 9 straight in the […]

2009 Celtics Summer League Team Preview

The Celtics announced their Orlando Summer League roster a few days ago. The roster contains four players we’re all familiar with: Gabe Pruitt, Bill Walker, J.R. Giddens and newly drafted rookie Lester Hudson. The C’s should get a good look at Hudson as he will be going up against pretty tough competition at either guard […]