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Celtics Fend Off Pesky Bulls for 3-2 Series Lead

In a tight game, Boston managed to come out on top 106-104 to take the 3-2 series lead in what has been an exciting first round of playoff basketball. It all came down to Brad Miller, who missed two free throws with 2.0 seconds left in overtime that would have tied the game. Paul Pierce really […]

Security Added After Death Threats Target Tony Allen

The NBA beefed up security officials around the Celtics bench for Game 3 Thursday night in Chicago in response to death threats made against Celtics guard Tony Allen. Allen and a man from Chicago have an unresolved disagreement that reportedly dates back over a year. T.A. played just one minute in the C’s win over the […]

Celtics End Season on High Note, Beat Wizards

The Celtics finished another great season with a win against the Washington Wizards, 115-107. The Big Three did not play and regular starters Rajon Rondo and Kendrick Perkins each saw less than 15 minutes of action. As a result, the Celtics went with a creative starting five with Rajon Rondo, Stephon Marbury, Kendrick Perkins, Tony Allen, and Leon […]

Injury-Ravaged Celtics Need to Pace Healthy Stars

The Celtics are in rough shape now that their huge injury list includes bench players (Tony Allen, Brian Scalabrine, and Glen Davis) and starters (Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo). With the injuries, the team needs to slow down its pace, even in the heat of the race for home court in the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Celtics have already guaranteed themselves […]

Tony Allen Out After Thumb Surgery

Celtics guard Tony Allen underwent surgery on his injured thumb on Wednesday and is expected to be out for eight weeks, which roughly brings him back in the fold right around the end of the regular season. The operation repaired ligaments in Allen’s left thumb. He aggravated the injury in practice this week and decided […]

Globe: Brown Likely to Stay Retired

According to the Boston Globe, former Celtics forward/center P.J. Brown will likely be in attendance at New Orleans Arena Wednesday night when the Celtics take on the Hornets. Apparently, if he talks to Celtics brass, it won’t be about his return to the NBA. “It’d be great to get him back, but I just don’t think he’s coming back,” Doc Rivers said. […]

Celtics Lose Another at Home

The Celtics took another tough loss at home against the San Antonio Spurs. It was a close game all the way and saw the lead go back and forth many times. However, the Celtics let this one get away when Ray Allen lost an inbound pass to Manu Ginobli in the final seconds of the […]

Ray Allen Hits Game Winner at the Buzzer

The Celtics were able to grab their 12th straight win in Philadelphia against the 76ers 100-99. This game went down to the final seconds with Ray Allen hitting a game winning three-pointer with 0.5 seconds left on the clock. The Celtics were lucky to pull this one off after some really sloppy play especially shown […]

Eddie House, Celtics Notch 9th Straight Win

The Sacramento Kings came into the T.D. Banknorth Garden and looked as if they were going to put up a bit of a challenge for the streaking Celtics, but that changed in a hurry. The Kings had an early 10-point lead on the Celtics, but Boston easily erased the deficit and were down by only two […]

Danny Ainge Shopping for Guards

Two stories came out Monday showing that Danny Ainge thinks the Celtics need one more scoring guard off the bench. First, Knicks guard Stephon Marbury, the self-proclaimed best point guard in the NBA, revelead that he has a “verbal agreement” with the Celtics. Second, Reggie Miller (yes, the 43-year-old Reggie Miller)revealed on the Dan Patrick […]

Celtics Sweep Season Series Against Toronto in OT

The Celtics took their second game in a row and started a new winning streak of against the Raptors Monday night. They beat Toronto for the second night in row, 115-109 in OT. Paul Pierce played exceptionally well in a comeback win where the Celtics were down most of the game until the fourth quarter. […]

Merry Christmas L.A.; Lakers Snap Celtics Win Streak

A Christmas showdown for the ages that one may not realize at first glance, was just a regular season game. The Celtics and the Lakers had a rematch of their NBA Finals meeting this past June where the Celtics dominated L.A. to win their 17th NBA title. The Lakers were looking for a bit of […]

Celtics Tie Franchise Record; Win 18th Straight

The Celtics were able to tie their franchise record of eighteen straight wins tonight after a very high-scoring victory over the New York Knicks. Once again, Rajon Rondo was the star of the team and is really starting to prove himself as an elite point guard in the league. He is pushing his case to […]

Celtics Hold Off Bobcats for Eighth Straight Win

The Celtics were playing their sixth back-to-back series in November, and it didn’t matter as they continued their winning ways with a 89-84 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats. Paul Pierce led six Celtics in double figures with 19 points, as all five starters played more than 30 minutes. Kendrick Perkins contributed 15 points, 12 rebounds, […]

Celtics Manhandle 76ers in 102-78 Win

This one was in Boston’s hands from the get-go and the Celtics never let up, cruising to their seventh straight victory by a final of 102-78. The 76ers really had no chance at all and it seemed that they just gave up by the time the second half had started. The Celtics held the 76ers […]