// Al Horford

NBA Preview: 2016-2017 Boston Celtics

It’s still two months until the beginning of the NBA season, but while teams and players are making plans for the preseason, it’s also a good time for handicappers to start lining up their online sports bookmakers for the upcoming season. With plenty of free bets in the offering, a relationship with a couple of […]

Westbrook to Boston?

According to Howard Beck of bleacherreport.com, the Oklahoma City Thunder are looking to trade point guard Russell Westbrook and the Boston Celtics are, “the most likely destination,” for him to land. The Celtics recently lost out on the Kevin Durant sweepstakes when he opted to sign with the Golden State Warriors on July 4th, but now it looks like […]

Celtics sign Al Horford for 4 years/$113 million; continue their pursuit of Kevin Durant

This is what we came for baby! It’s all happening! Everything is awesome! It’s not a stretch to say that yesterday was the biggest day in the Groesbeck/Ainge/Stevens era in Boston. Danny was finally able to close that elusive big-name free agent, and Wyc was able to make good on his promise of “fireworks” that […]

Kevin Durant, Please Come To Boston

Yesterday the Celtics had a meeting with Kevin Durant in the Hamptons. Tom Brady, the GOAT, was in attendance at the meeting to help Danny Ainge in the recruitment of Durant. Also David Ortiz would have been there to help but he was busy nuking baseballs into the stands at Fenway. Kevin Durant needs to […]

Will The Celtics Land Durant?

One of the biggest question marks for the NBA off-season is where is superstar Kevin Durant going? There have been rumors of many teams that Durant may have interest in joining including the Celtics, Warriors, Heat, Lakers, Magic, Trail Blazers, Spurs, Mavericks, and possibly returning to the Thunder. There have also been rumors of Durant’s […]

Celtics Season In Review: Big Changes On The Horizon?

The Boston Celtics had a good, but not great season.  They were that scrappy team that fought hard every night, never gave up, and were very entertaining.  However, these teams do not win in the NBA nowadays.  This playoff experience should make the players and Stevens better in the long run. Danny Ainge, after the […]

Hawks Cruise Past Celtics in Game 5, Game 6 Becomes Must Win

Atlanta played better, played harder, and coached better last night as they cruised to a 110-83 win over the Boston Celtics.  While Boston had a 10 point lead in the first half, it was really all fools gold.  Boston was not defending very well and were missing shots they need to make to win the […]

Celtics Interested in Hawks’ Horford and Teague

With the NBA trade deadline a mere three weeks away the hot stove is heating up, and rumors from Chad Mannix have linked the Celtics and Hawks in trade conversation regarding Al Horford and Jeff Teague. Although the Celtics have been involved in many rumors they have yet to make a deal. This particular option, if completed for both players, would put the […]

Garnett Leads Celtics to Series-Clinching Win

The Boston Celtics clinched their first-round series against the Atlanta Hawks Thursday, winning a thriller Game 6 at TD Garden, 83-80. Kevin Garnett led the way for Boston, scoring 28 points and adding 14 rebounds.

Horford, Hawks Survive Celtics to Force Game 6

Al Horford recorded 19 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks, helping the previously lifeless Atlanta Hawks survive the Boston Celtics Tuesday night, 87-86, to force a Game 6. Rajon Rondo stole a Josh Smith inbounds pass with 10 seconds left in the game, giving the Celtics a chance to win the game. Horford and Smith […]

Celtics vs. Hawks: Playoff Preview

The Celtics open their 2012 title quest with a first-round matchup against the Atlanta Hawks. The series tips off Sunday evening in Atlanta.

Hawks Top Aging, Tiring Celtics 88-83

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 […]

Fantasy Basketball Roundup: Week 14

Every Monday, I will report on the events of the past week of fantasy basketball. I will go over each position and what particular player that week stood out from all the rest. As always, I will start off with this week’s notable injuries to report on. Injuries Chris Paul (PG), New Orleans Hornets One […]

Fantasy Basketball Roundup: Week 9

I hope the holidays were pleasant for everyone out there. During these hectic times, some people may get caught up in the yuletide spirit and forget to set their rosters each day. I myself was one of these people, and as a result, I lost both of my matchups last week. Oh well, live and […]

Fantasy Basketball Roundup: Week 5

Man, I had some bad matchups in some of my leagues last week. They were almost as bad as Tiger Woods’ driving…BA-ZING!!!! No, seriously though, they weren’t too bad, I just needed an excuse to make a Tiger woods joke. I hope you enjoyed it. Hey, he wasn’t injured, therefore it is OK to make […]