The Celtics open their 2012 title quest with a first-round matchup against the Atlanta Hawks. The series tips off Sunday evening in Atlanta.
In yet another second game of a back-to-back on the road, the Celtics and their aging bodies and tired legs took their talents to Atlanta to take on the younger Hawks (who had Thursday off, while the Celtics beat the Spurs in San Antonio). The C’s had recently welcomed back Jermaine O’Neal, but were still [...]
Kevin Garnett did not play Friday night against the Hawks, as he’s still experiencing soreness in his knee. The Celtics aren’t the same team without Kevin Garnett, but the way Glen Davis is playing in KG’s absence has some hoping KG will just sit out until he’s 100% healthy. Davis finished with 19 points and [...]
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 [...]
No one expected this series to go to a fifth game, and certainly no one expected it to go a sixth game. But after tonight’s loss, the series is going to return to Boston on Wednesday night for game five and then back to Atlanta for game six on Friday. The heat was on early [...]